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Subject:  DEAR : CONGRATULATIONS YOU WON MICROSOFT POWER BALL LOTTO LOTTERY!!!
From:  weston linda <mrs.linda_weston120@hotmail.com>
Date:  Sat, 22 Dec 2007 22:45:30 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "DEAR : CONGRATULATIONS YOU WON MICROSOFT POWER BALL LOTTO LOTTERY!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 22 Dec 2007 22:45:30 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was weston linda <mrs.linda_weston120@hotmail.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

One of the logos of Microsoft Windows, the Company's best-known product.

 
 

 

 
                                                            

 
                                             

 
                             MOTTO: FIGHTING POVERTY ROUND THE WORLD   

 
                                 

 
 

 
FROM: THE DESK OF THE E-MAIL PROMOTIONS MANAGER INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT, MICROSOFT CORPORATION WORD LOTTERY AND POWER LINGLEY MERE BUSINESS PARK,LINGLEY  GREEN AVENUE GREAT WARRINGTON WA9 7KC UNITED KINGDOM WC1B 4AR.REFERENCE NO: MSW-L/200-26937. BATCH NO:2007 #22

 
 

 
WINNER NO: 5

 
 

 
 

 
ELECTRONIC MAIL AWARD WINNING NOTIFICATION

 
AWARD PRESENTATION CENTER: UNITED KINGDOM

 
 

 
 

 
DEAR  ,

 
 

 
 

 
MICROSOFT CORPORATION  MANAGEMENT WORLDWIDE AND POWER LOTTO ARE PLEASED TO INFORM YOU THAT YOU ARE A WINNER OF OUR ANNUAL MS-WORD LOTTO LOTTERY CONDUCTED IN UNITED KINGDOM BEING THE HOST OF THE EVENT FOR THIS PRESENT YEAR MEGA JACKPOT LOTTO WINNING PROGRAMS .

 
 

 
YOUR PERSONAL E-MAIL ADDRESS OR COMPANY EMAIL WAS ATTACHED TO OUR ANNUAL  MS-WORD LOTTO LOTTERY , WITH SERIAL NUMBER S/M-00168 DREW THE LUCKY NUMBERS 887-13-865-37-10-83, AND CONSEQUENTLY WON IN THE FIRST LOTTERY CATEGORY. YOU HAVE THEREFORE BEEN APPROVED FOR LUMP SUMS OF

 
$1,000,000.00 (USD ONE MILLION UNITED STATES DOLLARS) PAYABLE IN CASH CREDITED TO FILE REF NO: MSW-L/500-36937 THIS IS FROM TOTAL PRIZE MONEY OF $ 25,000.000.00 USD, SHARED AMONG THE TWENTY-FIVE (25) LUCKY INTERNATIONAL WINNERS IN FIRST AND SECOND CATEGORY.

 
 

 
ALL PARTICIPANTS WERE SELECTED FROM WORLDWIDE WEBSITES ESPECIALLY YAHOO MAIL THROUGH OUR MICROSOFT COMPUTER BALLOT SYSTEM DRAWN FROM 21,000 NAMES, 30,000 NAMES FROM EACH CONTINENT (CANADA, ASIA, AUSTRALIA, UNITED STATE, EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA AND OCEANIA, AS PART OF INTERNATIONAL "E-MAIL" PROMOTIONS PROGRAM, WHICH IS CONDUCTED ANNUALLY FOR OUR PROMINENT INTERNET USERS ALL OVER THE WORLD, AND TO ENCOURAGE THE USE OF INTERNET AND COMPUTERS

 
WORLDWIDE. 

 
 

 
YOUR FUND (CERTIFIED CHEQUE) HAS BEEN INSURED WITH YOUR REF NO:MSW-L200-26937 AND WILL BE READY FOR DELIVERY BY OUR PAYING CENTER.CONTACT YOUR CLAIM AGENT IN CHARGE OF YOUR ZONE PLEASE ADDRESS YOUR MAIL TO (Mrs. Linda K. Weston). 
YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS SHOULD BE USED IN ALL CORRESPONDENCE WITH YOUR CLAIMS OFFICER, PLEASE NOTE THAT, YOU ARE TO CONTACT YOUR CLAIMS OFFICER VIA EMAIL ONLY AS WE ARE PROMOTING THE USE OF E-MAIL (INTERNET). ALSO YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO  CONFIRM YOUR WINNINGS AND GOVERNMENT TAX PAYMENT THAT IS INVOLVE, AS SHE WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH THE NECESSARY DETAILS ON HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE.

 
 

 
AS PART OF OUR SECURITY PROTOCOL YOU ARE TO QUOTE THIS SECURITY CODE MSW/JAN/XX07 TO YOUR CLAIMING AGENT. THIS IS TO PREVENT SCAM .
 
 
 
CLAIMING AGENT 
Mrs. Linda K. Weston

 

 
 

 
 

 
REMEMBER, ALL PRIZE MONEY MUST BE CLAIMED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. ALL FUNDS NOT CLAIMED ON OR BEFORE THE FIXED DATE WILL BE RETURNED AS UNCLAIMED AND DONATED TO CHARITY ORGANIZATIONS.

 
 

 
NOTE: IN ORDER TO AVOID MISTAKES, PLEASE REMEMBER TO QUOTE YOUR REFERENCE AND BATCH NUMBERS AND YOUR SECURITY CODE OF MSW/RIL/XX07 IN ALL CORRESPONDENCES WITH YOUR CLAIMS OFFICER. DO NOT REPLY ANY OTHER MAILS LIKE THIS ON NET, AS THEY ARE A LOT OF SCAM ARTIST OUT THERE PRETENDING TO BE MICROSOFT AND POWER LOTTO. YOU MAY SEE MAILS LIKE THIS DO NOT REPLY.  DO CONTACT YOUR CLAIMS OFFICER Mrs. Linda K. Weston  (mrs_linda2weston@myway.com) .   AT ONCE YOU WILL BE ASKED TO PROVIDE SOME DETAILS TO ENABLE THE OFFICE PROCEED WITH YOUR WINNING CERTIFICATE AND FILE KEEPING.

 
 

 
CONGRATULATIONS, ONCE MORE FROM THE ENTIRE MANAGEMENT AND STAFF OF MICROSOFT COOPERATION AND POWER LOTTO TO ALL OUR LUCKY WINNERS THIS YEAR. THANK YOU FOR BEING PART OF THIS PROMOTIONAL LOTTERY PROGRAM. OUR SPECIAL THANKS AND GRATITUDE TO BILL GATES OF MICROSOFT  POWER LOTTO AND ALL HIS ASSOCIATES FOR ALLEVIATING POVERTY ROUND THE WORLD.

 
SINCERELY,

 
Co-Coordinators

 
                                          

 
 

 
                     LOTTERY SPONSORS: CHIEF SPONSORS; 

 
POWER BALL LOTTO UK,                        POWER BALL LOTTO USA,

 
MICROSOFT CORPORATION UK,             MICROSOFT CORPORATION AFRICA ,

 
MICROSOFT CORPORATION USA,           MICROSOFT CORPORATION ASIAYou must be 16 or over to play or claim  a prize

 
 Past winners.                               

 
 

 
    

 
 

 
 

 
 

 
 

 
 

 
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