This email with the subject "Fwd: Contact Mr Philip Jason(+44-704-571-9405)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 21 Feb 2008 23:14:01 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Arthur Luna <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Today, we announce the 10 lucky winners of the MICROSOFT LOTTERY PROGRAM held on 19th February, 2008. Your company or your personal e-mail address,attached to the Chip Number: 9465021, won in the First lottery category 001. Your email address has brought you an unexpected luck, please read through this message.You have been approved to claim a total sum of 450,000.00 GBP (Four Hundred and Fifty Thousand Great Britain Pounds) in cash credited to file MSW/9080118308/02/LA.This is from a total cash prize of 4,500.000.00 GBP shared amongst the ten (10)lucky winners.Also noteworthy,is that, each winner won 450,000.00 GBP each. All participants were selected randomly from 'World Wide Web' site through Microsoft computer ballot system (MCBS) and extracted from over 100,000 individuals and companies. For security reasons,you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claims is processed and money remitted to you via Telegraphic Wire Transfer. This is a part of our precautionary measure to avoid unwarranted abuse of this program by some unscrupulous elements. Note that all claims process and clearance procedures must be duly completed early to avoid impersonation arising to the issue of double claim, you are advised to keep this notice to yourself because we shall not be responsible for any divert of funds as a result of you disclosing your lottery award details,I hereby advice you to report to the Microsoft lottery claims agent whose information is stated below. Contact Person: Name:Philip Jason Esq. E-mail:email@example.com Tel: +44-704-571-9405 Do email the above mentioned person, at once with all the claims requirements below. In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications. CLAIM PROCESSING FORM 1. full Name: 2. Address: 3. Nationality: 4. Date of Birth: 5. Occupation: 6. Phone: 7. Mobile: 8. Fax: 9. State of Origin: 10.Country: 11.Sex: 12.E-mail Address: The above requirements are needed to enable the immediate release of your won prize. Best Regards, Mrs Danells Elaine. Secretary Microsoft Mega Jackpot Lottery NOTE: You are to contact your claims processor immediately via email. Be informed, that there will be upfront charges, either for transfer of funds to your account or activating a non residence premium account with the official paying bank. Have it in mind that this is not a Scam; we want you to understand that there will be upfront charges.