Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Secured Google Reward

From: "Google CEO/Chairman."<>

This email with the subject "Secured Google Reward" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 03 Jul 2014 00:47:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Google CEO/Chairman."<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Google Incorporation.
Stamford New Road,
Altrincham Cheshire,
WA14 1EP
United Kingdom.
Winning No: GUK/877/114/2014
Ticket No: GUK/699/33/2014
Dear Winner,
We wish to congratulate you once again on this note, for being part of our winners selected this year. This promotion was set-up to encourage the active users of the Google search engine and the Google ancillary services.
The online draws was conducted by a random selection of email addresses from an exclusive list of E-mail addresses of individuals and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer search from the internet. However, no tickets were sold but all email addresses were assigned to different ticket numbers for representation and privacy. The selection process was carried out through random selection in our computerized email selection machine (TOPAZ) from a database of over 250,000 email addresses drawn from all the continents of the world.
This Lottery is approved by the British Gaming Board and also Licensed by the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR).This lottery is the 3rd of its kind and we intend to sensitize the public.
Hence we do believe with your winning prize, you will continue to be active and patronage to the Google search engine. Google is now the biggest search engine worldwide and in an effort to make sure that it remains the most widely used search engine, we ran an online e-mail beta test which your email address won 950, 000.00 GBP {Nine Hundred and Fifty Thousand Great British Pounds Sterling}.A winning cheque will be issued in your name by Google Promotion Award Team.
Please you are advised to complete the form below and send it immediately to our Claims Administrator through email for prompt collection of your Price. The Claims Administrator Google Promotion Award Team.
Google Promotion Award Team
Email 1:
You are advised to contact your Claims Administrator with the following details to avoid unnecessary delay and complications:
(1) Your complete contact address:
(2) Your Tel/Mobile numbers:
(3) Your Nationality/Country:
(4) Your Full Name:
(5) Occupation/Company:
(6) Age/Gender:
(7) Have you ever won an online lottery?
(8) What is your comment on Google Product and services?
(9) Alternative email account if any:
So you are hereby strongly advised once more to keep your winnings strictly confidential until you claim your prize.
Congratulations from the Staffs & Members of the Google interactive Lotteries Board Commission.
Larry Page
Google CEO/Chairman.