---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> Date: Nov 12, 2007 8:32 AM Subject: CONGRATULATION!!! YOUR E-MAIL HAS WON To: firstname.lastname@example.org We happily announce to you the draw (#953) of the MICROSOFT CORP WORLD LOTTERY AWARD International programs held in U.K your "email address have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of GBP 1,000,000 (ONE MILLION BRITISH POUNDS Sterling) in cash credited to file MSW-L/200-26937, This is from a total cash prize of £25,000,000 shared among the (25) Twenty-Five lucky winners in this 2nd category. !!HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE!! Simply contact our fiduciary Claim Agent in South Africa where your payment is zoned with the below information's NAME: ADDRESS: NATIONALITY: SEX: AGE: PHONE/MOBILE: FAX: COMPANY: OCCUPATION: FILE NUMBER: MR. FRANCIS MOMOH TEL: +27 78 528 4009 Email: email@example.com Our special thanks and gratitude to BILL GATES and his associates. We wish you the best of luck as you spend your good fortune in this season. For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your cash prize is processed and your winning money remitted to your nominated account. NB: PLEASE DO NOT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL BECAUSE YOU MIGHT NOT BE ATTENDED TO, KINDLY CONTACT YOUR FIDUCIARY AGENT DIRECTLY FOR FURTHER DIRECTIONS.
What Is This?This Email with the Subject "I HAVE RECIEVED THIS EMAIL THIS MORNING --> Fwd: CONGRATULATION!!! YOUR E-MAIL HAS WON" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 11 Nov 2007 22:38:24 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam Email. The sender shows as "Hala Abou Jaoude" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although that address was probably spoofed. We recommend that you do not attempt to contact any persons or organizations referenced in this email, as you may expose yourself to scammers and, at the very least, you will be added to their email address lists for spam purposes.