Scam Emails and a bit of baiting

Facebook Inc. Headquarters Facebook Promotional Program

Published / by Dave McDave / Leave a Comment

WARNING: These are scams. They are Emails sent to a honeytrap address only ever used for this purpose. Do not reply to these people, they will try to con you into paying out money in return for nothing.

CAVEAT: Please note that some of these Emails may be impersonating a genuine company or person. We wish to make it clear that any such name mentioned within these Emails has no connection to the scam. For the sake of searching, we leave these messages untouched, but we will respond to any concerns left in our comments.

From: "Facebook, Inc./Headquarters" <[email protected]>
Reply: [email protected]
Date: Sat, 2 Sep 2017 22:01:00 +0300
Subject: Facebook Promotional Program


Hello Sir/Ma The Facebook Social Network marks a new
era in Facebooks life, as it officially becomes a teenager.
Thirteen years ago, the company was founded as a social network, and
it has since evolved into a technology giant thats now used by more
than 1.86 billion monthly active users.

To celebrate another annual Friends Day, Facebook has brought back its personalized videos to celebrate you and your friends

And thats not enough, special GIFs have been added to Facebook Messenger for the occasion This Officail mail is to inform you that Facebook Social Network is using a Promotional Program to say a big thank you all everyone in the world by picking some random emails by a random machine and awarding the sum of $500,00.00 USD to the emails selected at random.

This is to certify this email has duly been cleared for the Payment of $500,000.00 with; Batch No (55643451907) REFERENCE NO:(5647600545189) That After proper scruiny of the this Email Winner’s claim for the Lottery win won with the Winnings Number (5647600545189) and subsequent investigation carried out by the Central Working Committee of FACEBOOK LOTTERY.

We satisfactorly clearded the Beneficiary above the Payment of his/her claim.Therefoare, he/she is threfore entitled to recive full Payment You are to get back to us with the following info to avoid mistake in the CHECK Details & Delivery; FULL NAME(name to be on the CHECK ): DELIVERY ADDRES: MOBILE NUMBER: we are celebrating our 13th year anniversary!!

Thank you Lafayette for supporting us for so many years!
Come by and celebrate with us!
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