The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Congratulations, End of Year Promo!
Date:  Wed, 07 Dec 2011 06:56:36 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Congratulations, End of Year Promo!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 07 Dec 2011 06:56:36 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was MICROSOFT/MASTERCARD GRANT PROMOTIONS <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Congratulations Dear Email User!

Your email address has been selected in the 2011 International Mega Jackpot sponsored by 
MasterCard Int'l in conjunction with Microsoft Corporation UK.
The selection was carried out through the Microsoft Computerized Email Balloting System (M.C.E.B.S) 
in a database of over one million email addresses, you have been approved the sum of Â952,000. 00 
GBP. (Nine Hundred And Fifty Two Thousand Great British Pounds).

You are to contact your assigned claims agent with the following information for your winning to be 
filed out:

{1} Full names:
{2} Home address/Country:
{3} Phone number:
{4} sex/Age:
{5} Occupation:

Claims Agent: Mr. Louis Desmond

Yours faithfully
Mr. William George
MasterCard Int'l Claims Desk.