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Beware of "UK Samsung Company Empowerment Program" Lottery Scam

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Beware of "UK Samsung Company Empowerment Program" Lottery Scam

Online users who have received e-mail messages like the one below, which claim they are winners of the "Samsung Company Empowerment Program" are asked not to follow the instructions in them because they are lottery scams. There is no such Samsung lottery and the fake email messages are being sent by lottery scammers. Every month, thousands of these email messages are sent out by lottery scammers to trick their potential victims into stealing their personal information and subsequently asking them to send money in order to receive their so-called lottery prize. Sending your personal information to these cyber-criminals will only help them rip you off or steal your money. Therefore, online users who have received the same email messages are asked to delete them.

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The "UK Samsung Company Empowerment Program" Scam

--- Forwarded message ---

From: SAMSUNG GALAXY <samsung4u@galaxyhit.com>

Date: Jun 23, 2017 4:27 PM

Subject: RE-CONFIRM YOUR INFORMATION WITHOUT ANY MISTAKE.....

42 Park Avenue,Barbourne,

Worcester, United Kingdom.

E-mail: samsung4u@galaxyhit.com

Contact Number : +448445882835

No: SAMSUNG/UK/407/PROMOTION/2017

ATTENTION DEAR WINNER ,

We are in receipt of your mobile number and wish to thank you for your co-operation, I wish to inform you that my duties include representing your interest and guiding you through claiming your winning cash prize. We want to clarify you here that after a good scrutiny of your provided mail, we are glad to inform you that you are one of the winners of The UK Samsung Company Empowerment Program sponsored by the Samsung Company Inc.

The UK Samsung Company Empowerment Program has been on for more than a decade now and we have changed the lives of many since then. Your life is about to be changed as you are one of the lucky Winners of our Annual Samsung financial empowerment program sponsored yearly bonus promotional, Your winning cash prize of 200, 000 GREAT BRITISH POUNDS IN INDIA RUPEES IS (1 CRORE 70 LAC), will be paid to you soon as you meet with the requirements.

I wish to inform you that all authorities involved have certified payment of your Mobile Number Draws Claims amount of (1 CRORE 70 LAC), which is prize money from Samsung financial empowerment program Mobile Number Draws, which was drawn through a computer random system of all the Mobile Number users worldwide. Be informed that instruments of payment for the sum of (1 CRORE 70 LAC) to you is already in our possession and shall be processed upon meeting the requirements stated below.

SEND YOUR FULL DETAILS TO ENABLE US PROCEED WITH THE DELIVERY OF YOUR WINNING PRIZE TO YOU IN YOUR COUNTRY INDIA.

Full name...

Address...

Age...

Sex...

Nationality...

Mobile Number...

State Of Origin..

Marital Status...

Occupation...

Account Name.........

Bank name...

Bank account number...

Bank branch....

IFSC CODE....

Id proof....

I wish you on behalf of all members and staff of UK SAMSUNG ELECTRONICES CO.LTD congratulate you as you expect your wining prize and i hope you spend your money wisely and to the betterment of your community and wish you the best of luck as you spend your good fortune thank you for being part of our commemorative 40th years Anniversary Draws.

as Past winners around the world full of excitement

Dr. Henry ,

Samsung President And CEO UK,

E-mail: samsung4u@galaxyhit.com

Contact Number : +448445882835

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  • Posted: Sunday at 11:25 PM by an anonymous user from or near: Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India

    Here is another scam:

    "This is our Samsung Headquarter Official E-mail ID. For any queries or assistant for your Award Prize. Kindly contact us on: customercare.samsung.cash4u@cash4u.com"

    delete


  • Posted: Feb 5 at 7:03 PM by info

    Here is another scam:

    "Samsung Company Empowerment Has Released 360,000 pounds On Your Name, For Claim Send Full Details & Winning No,Via Email : samsung.empowerment@outlook.com"

    delete


  • Posted: Jan 1, 2018 by an anonymous user from or near: Hyderabad, Telangana, India

    It is not true. I also got this email, what I have to do?

    delete


    • Posted: Jan 1, 2018 by info

      Just delete it.

      delete


  • Posted: Dec 22, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Chandigarh, India

    Thanks a lot, got an email too.. Thanks for help.

    delete


  • Posted: Dec 17, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

    I gave all information, what to do now?

    delete


    • Posted: Dec 17, 2017 by info

      Just be careful next time because the scammers will contact you and attempt to scam you.

      delete


  • Posted: Sep 25, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Hyderabad, Telangana, India

    I have given all my details .so what should I do now.

    delete


    • Posted: Oct 1, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Kolkata, West Bengal, India

      I also have given all information... What should I do now?

      delete


      • Posted: Oct 1, 2017 by info

        Just be careful next time because the scammers will contact and attempt to scam you.

        delete


    • Posted: Sep 25, 2017 by info

      What exactly did you give them.

      delete


  • Posted: Sep 13, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Hojai, Assam, India

    I got the following:

    "HP-611686

    CONGRATS:YOU HAVE WON 200,000.00 POUNDS ON SAMSUNG GALAXY UK,FOR CLAIM SEND YOUR NAME,MOBILE NUMBER,ADDRESS,FULL BANK DETAILS,BY EMAIL: samsungs@asia.com"

    delete


  • Posted: Sep 8, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India

    What the hell is going on here? I know I have not participated in any Samsung winning event and I got a spam email from the same address. And, I am not stupid. Who give personal information to cyber criminals. But, it's a lol. But, I give a reply on this email in my language.

    delete


  • Posted: Jul 8, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

    wooooo....I also got message...hahaaaa, but I'm not stupid.

    delete


    • Posted: Jul 9, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Barddhaman, West Bengal, India

      I too was, but I shared my information just for fun I know all those things are rubbish but how do I ignore this website?

      delete


      • Posted: Aug 30, 2017 by an anonymous user from or near: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

        Me too any solutions?

        delete


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