Scam Emails Archive : Lotto/Lottery

Subject: Update to Windows 8.1


This email with the subject "Update to Windows 8.1" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 19 Aug 2014 01:39:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.

The sender was "WINDOWS UPGRADE" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Email Account User,

Your  Email Account has exceeded it's storage Limit,
Most incoming messages may be placed on pending due to our recent Upgrade.
Verify your Email account immediately to get your Account Storage Upgraded.
if not verified within 24 hours, we shall delete all your Email Account incoming messages.
 Click here to Upgrade your email account storage now.

Thank you.
2014 Microsoft Security.