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20.7.11

Another Internet Scam: From Prof. Henning Kagermann - Nokia Verification

From: NOKIA VERIFICATION
Sent: Thursday, July 7, 2011 6:22 PM
Subject: VERIFICATION REQUIREMENTS‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏‏

NOKIA AWARD 2011


Office Address: 2nd Floor Berkley Square House,
Berkley Square London, W1J 6BD London,
United Kingdom.

Date: 7th July, 2011

Verification No.: N1284-027

Dear Esteemed winner,
My name is Prof. Henning Kagermann, I am the promotion claims officer and will be handling your prize remittance which is expected to be completed within three (3) working days. I will require your 100% attention to enable us facilitate the remittance of your won prize.

In line with the commemorating event marking our annual anniversary, we rolled out over £31,000.000.00 (Thirty One Million Great Britain Pounds). Your mobile number was selected randomly through an electronic balloting system drawn from 25,000 company numbers, and 30,000,000 individual mobile numbers from the 450 mobile networks from Australia, New Zealand, North America, South America, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa as part of International Promotions Program conducted here in the United Kingdom to promote our product. The aim of this promotion is to make Nokia a house-hold name. To complete the verification process of your prize, you are required to send to this office via email the below verification requirements.
VERIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
All Fields Are Required1. SCAN COPY OF PASSPORT, NATIONAL ID OR DRIVER'S LICENSE
2. CODE (Code in the sms message):
3. FULL NAMES:
4. GENDER:
5. MARITAL STATUS:
6. OCCUPATION:
7. NATIONALITY:
8. MOBILE NUMBER (Mobile number that received the sms):
9. ALTERNATE MOBILE/PHONE NUMBER:
10. AMOUNT WON:
For quick verification of your details and processinig of your prize PLEASE CALL : Tel: +44-702-407-7699 (working days only)as soon as you send your verification requirements.
Awaiting your reply.
Yours Sincerely,
Prof. Henning Kagermann
Promotion Manager
Tel: +44-702-407-7699
Fax: +44-844-774-2679


Copyright © 2011 NOKIA UK.

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