Official winning notification

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It is True?

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Microsoft Corporations:
Customer Service
Your Reference No: WA6FI-L/200-26937
Your Batch No: 20089SEPTL#22

OFFICIAL WINNING NOTIFICATION.
We are pleased to inform you of the release of the long awaited results of Sweepstakes promotion organized by Microsoft, in conjunction with the foundation for the promotion of software products, (F.P.S.) held this January 2009, in Espana. Where in your email address emerged as one of the online Winning emails in the 2nd category and therefore attracted a cash award of 1,000,000.00 Euros (One Million Euros).
To begin your claim, do file for the release of your winning by contacting our Foreign Service Manager:

Dr. Pedro Marios Ruben.
Tel: +34-634-032-995
Internet Fax: +1-831-532-9844
Email: dr_pedromario*********@informaticos.com

The Microsoft Internet E-mail lottery Awards is sponsored by our CEO/Chairman, Bill Gates and a consortium of software promotion companies. The Intel Group, Toshiba, Dell Computers and other International Companies. The Microsoft internet E-mail draw is held periodically and is organized to encourage the use of the Internet and promote computer literacy worldwide.
Congratulations!!
Sincerely,
Mrs. Anna Marisa.
Promotions Manager.
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M3 Sweatt, Official Rep

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Thanks for your post reporting a fraudulent email commonly referred to as a "phishing" email. We believe that the email is fraudulent and recommend that you do not respond. We take these reports very seriously and will forward this report to our security team.

For more information on how to protect yourself from fraudulent emails, please see http://blogs.msdn.com/mthree/archive/... and http://blogs.msdn.com/mthree/archive/....
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Thank you very much!

I sent you the full e-mail and i wish to you a succesfull investigation!
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Thanks - and for those who would like more information on this type of security threat, you can read more in my post at http://tinyurl.com/aygj7j