Google 2016 Official Award Winning Notification (scam)

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Scammers often use the names of companies and organizations that have a positive public image in order to hook people into their scams. This message claims to be from Google, a company most people know and respect, and says you have won a prize. What could be better? Alas, it’s really a scam message, similar to a lottery scam, and the real Google has nothing to do with it.

Date: Tue, 02 Feb 2016
From: Google 2016 anniversary award centre hrodriguez02@mindeporte.gob.ve
Reply-To: null david220drummond@googlemail.com
Subject: Google 2016 Official Award Winning Notification Letter

Dear Google User,

You have been selected as a winner for using Google services. Find attached email with more details.

Congratulations,

Larry Page
CEO of Google

©2016 Google Incorporation

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