This email with the subject "MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT LOTTERY (Your E-Mail Won)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 13 Nov 2006 18:42:05 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mr. Lesley Kenneth Jr" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT LOTTERY UNITED KINGDOM.LONDON. BANK OF ENGLAND/MICROSOFT HOUSE, LONDON. Director: MR. Andrew Gregry III PHONE # :( 00944) 7031919936., REF NO: M154S/WL04. MICRO (LOTTERY) CHIP NO: 9465021 ELECTRONIC MAIL AWARD PROMOTION. MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT LOTTERY UNITED KINGDOM. Finally today, we announce the winners of the MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT LOTTO WINNINGS PROGRAMS held on 3rd, November 2006. Your company or your personal e-mail address, won in the second lottery category 002. You are therefore been approved for lump sums pay out of Å1,500,000.00 (ONE MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND POUNDS). Equivalent to ($2,863,000.00 USD) Two Million, Eight Hundred and Sixty ThreeThousand US Dollars, in cash Credited to file REF NO: M154S/WL04 and MICRO (LOTTERY) CHIP NO: 9465021, you are the second lucky winner of the total winners of 10. You all won Å1. 5 million Pounds each. All the 10 participants were selected through our Microsoft computer ballot system (MCBS) drawn from different e-mail addresses submitted by our partner international e-mail providers, as part of International "E-MAIL" Promotions Program, to promote the use of emails all over the World and to promote the use of Microsoft Office. Your funds (certified Cashiers cheque) have been insured with your REF NO: M154S/WL04. Our claims processors in our CLAIMS PROCESSING UNIT will render to you complete assistance and provide additional information and processes for the claims of your consolation prize (Å1. 5 million pounds),. You are to make direct contact with your claims processor-------via below information: Name: Mr.Owen Peterson E-mail: email@example.com Congratulation once more from all members and staffs of this program. Sincerely, Secretary Mr. Lesley Kenneth Jr. Important Note: All prize funds must be claimed not later than 25th December, 2006. After this date all funds will be returned to the MICROSOFT MEGA JACKPOT LOTTERY as unclaimed. In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please endeavour to quote your Reference Number: M154S/WL04 and MICRO (LOTTERY) CHIP NO: 9465021 in every orrespondence with the claims processor Do not reply this mail. You are to contact your claims processor immediately by e-mail. If you have any difficulties call the promotion director Mr. Andrew Gregry on PHONE # ( 00944) 7031309936. This promo is all about e-mails, be aware. ============================================================================================== WARNING!!! WARNING!!! WARNING!!! ANY MAIL RECIEVED OF THIS SUCH WITH ANY OTHER TRADE MARK OR ADDRESS SHOULD BE FOWARDED TO YOUR CLAIMS AGENT IMMEDIATELY; THIS WILL HELP US TO FIGHT SCAM AND LOTTERY IMPOSTERS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR ANTICIPATED CO-OPERATION. ============================================================================================================