Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: Josh Heinz <>

This email with the subject "[Fwd: (YOUR MAIL WAS SELECTED)]" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 27 Aug 2007 16:40:58 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Josh Heinz <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Microsoft Award Team
20 Craven Park, Harlesden London NW10,United Kingdom.
Batch: 051729K

Dear Lucky winner,


The prestigious Microsoft and AOL has set out and successfully 
organised a Sweepstakes marking the end of year anniversary we rolled
 out over 100,000.000.00 (One Hundred Million Great Britain Pounds) for
 our end 
of year Anniversary Draws. Participants for the draws were randomly 
selected and drawn from a wide range of web hosts which we enjoy their 

The selection was made through a computer draw system attaching 
personalised email addresses to ticket numbers.Microsoft and AOL are
 now the 
largest Internet companies and in an effort to make sure that Internet 
Explorer remains the most widely used program, Microsoft and AOL are 
running an e-mail beta test.

Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached to ticket number
008795727498 with serial numbers BTD/9080648302/06 and drew the lucky 
numbers 14-21-25-39-40-47(20) which subsequently won you 100,000.000.00
(One Hundred Million Great Britain Pounds)  as one of the 
jackpot winners in this draw. You have therefore won the entire winning
 sum of 100,000.000.00(One Hundred Million Great Britain Pounds) . 
Please be informed by this winning notification,to file your claims,you
 are to make contact with your designated agent who shall by duty guide
you through the process to facilitate the release of your prize.To file
 for your claim Please Contact your fiduciary agent
Mr. Kelly Allan
Microsoft Promotion Award Team
Head Winning Claims Dept.
Our special thanks and gratitude to Bill Gates and his associates.We 
wish you the best of luck.Thank you for being part of our promotional 
award program and commemorative Anniversary Draws.

Dr.Olivia Holland
Head Customercare Service
Microsoft Promotion Team

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