Internet Scams Exposed

SCAM WATCH: Internet & SMS Scams - Phishing - Email Fraud

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14.11.11

Another Scam: from SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS

Ref Code: 0087955827499
Grant Number: MSC/0080648302/11
 
Dear Internet User,
Congratulations!!!
 
This is to inform you that the sum of £570,000.00 (Five Hundred And Seventy Thousand Great Britain Pounds) has been awarded to you for emarging as the first prize winner of samsung 42nd anniversary draw this year 2011. Your e-mail address as indicated was drawn and attached to ticket number 080775787555 which subsequently won you £570,000.00, and ONE samsung laptop (Samsung NP-RV508-A01IN).  The draws registered as Draw number one was conducted in London United Kingdom.
Please contact Mr.Mike Williams, Head Winning Claims Dept. Email: mikewillliams@hotmail.com , Tel: +44 7014243763with your Full names, contact address and phone number so that we can issue your cheque and send it to you.
 
Sincerely,
Mrs. Gloria Mahajan.
Head Customer Care Service
Samsung Electronics (UK) Ltd
Samsung House 1000, Hillswood Drive
Chertsey, Surrey KT16 0PS

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