Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: Mrs Kate Watters <>

This email with the subject "MICROSOFT AWARD PROMOTION LOTTERY 2007" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 10 Aug 2007 17:05:40 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Mrs Kate Watters <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Microsoft Award Team
20 Craven Park, Harlesden
London NW10
United Kingdom
Ref: BTD/968/05
Batch: 409978E

Dear Sir/Madam,
                            WINNING NOTIFICATION

The prestigious Micrsoft and Aol  has set out and sucessfully organised a
Sweepstakes marking the end of year anniversary we rolled out over $250,000
(two hundred and fifty thousand dollars) 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 patronage.

The selection was made through a computer draw system attaching personalised
email addresses to ticket numbers. Bill Gates is sharing his fortune. If you
ignore this, you will regret it later. 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
data 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 $100,000.00 (one Hundred
Thousand Dollars) already issued in a cheque as one of the 10 jackpot winners
in this draw. You have therefore won the entire winning sum of $100,000.00
(one Hundred Thousand Dollars). The draws registered as Draw number one was
conducted in Brockley, London United Kingdom . These Draws are commemorative
and as such special.
Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our Africa booklet
representative in west Africa indicated in your play coupon, In view of this,
your US$100,000.00 (Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) cheque would be
released to you by our fiduciary agent in West Africa Our Fiduciary agent will
immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your cheque as
soon as you contact him.

Make contact with your designated agent who shall by duty guide you through
the process to facilitate the release of your winning cheque.To file for your
claim Please Contact your fiduciary agent
Barr  Bright Luke
Microsoft Promotion Award Team

You are advised to contact your fiduciary agent with the following details to
avoid unnecessary delays and complications with your Name (in Full), Country,
Ticket Number, Batch Number, Serial
Number and Lucky Numbers as indicated in this winning Notification.
Thank you for being part of this promotional award program.
Our special thanks and gratitude to Bill Gates and his associates.We wish you
the best of luck as you spend your good fortune.Thank you for being part of
our commemorative end of year Anniversary Draws.Happy end of year celebration.

PLEASE NOTE! Any claim not made before seven (10) working days from date of
notification will indicate that the winner has voluntarily forfeited his/her

Mrs Kate Watters
Microsoft Promotion Team