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Subject:  FINAL NOTICE !!!
From:  Microsoft?Inc Promo <infodesk@microsoft.com>
Date:  Sat, 03 Nov 2007 05:12:08 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "FINAL NOTICE !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 03 Nov 2007 05:12:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Microsoft?Inc Promo <infodesk@microsoft.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Lucky Winner,
 
We are pleased to inform you of the results of the just concluded
 Microsoft?quarterly Promotions which drew your email address as one
 of the
 lucky winners of this quarter's Platinum Vacation Trip Card.
 
Being one of the lucky winners of the Microsoft?Bonanza, you are
 therefore a recepient of the Platinum Vacation Trip Card which affords
 you
 the opportunity to tour round five major cities in Europe, America and
 Asia as a special vacation plan, arranged by Microsoft?Inc., your
 accommodation and feeding cost are all inclusive in your winning
 Platinum
 Vacation Trip Card.
 
The Vacation Platinum Card has an instant cash value of ?25,000.00
 GBP(Five Hundred and Twenty Five Thousand Pounds Sterling), which is
 redeemable in cash.
Winners can either redeem the Platinum Vactaion Trip Card, to engage in
 the Microsoft?Inc. Round the world vacation trip, or its equivalent
 Cash amount of ?25,000.00GBP.
 
All Email Address where collated from our world wide data base and
 other database like aol.com, yahoo etc, and electronically
 extrapolated,
 and after a random computarised ballot selection by our secure
 MICROSOFT?
 ORACLE DATA BASE raffle system, five MSN?Hotmail?email addresses
 emerged as the 2nd category lucky winners of this quarter MSN?
 Hotmail?
 Promo and 2 lucky winners from non MSN?Hotmail?email addresses in
 which
 your email address was randomly selected as one of the lucky winners.
 
To redeem your claims please contact the Microsoft?Claims Redemption
 officer.
 
PAUL ANDERSON
MSN CLAIMS REDEMPTION OFFICE.
Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-6399. 
EMAIL: paul.arnderson1@hotmail.com
 
When you contact him, please provide him with your secret pin code
 x7pwyz2007 & Ref: No.MSN/34236ITTL/GRCC/07. You are also advised to
 provide
 him with the under-listed 
information as soon as possible:
 
1.  Name in full
2.  Address
3.  Nationality
4.  Age
5.  Occupation
6.  Phone/Fax
 
Please endeavour to quote your Secret Pin Code & Reference number in
 all correspondence with the claims redemption officer and you are also
 strictly advised to keep your winning particulars from the public,
 until
 you have redeemed your claims.
On behalf of members and staff of Microsoft?Round Trip Promo. 
Please accept my hearty congratulations.
 
Best Regards,
Aministrator
Microsoft?Inc.Promo
?2007 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.