"Malaysia Reward Gift 2018 Google Services" Lottery Scam

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The email message below, which claims that the recipients are winners in the "Malaysia Reward Gift 2018 Google Services" lottery is a scam. The lottery scam has been created by scammers to trick the recipients into sending their personal information and money, by claiming that they are the winners of the Malaysia Reward Gift 2018 Google Services lottery. But, there is no such Google lottery, and Google will never ask online users to send their personal information via an email message.

Malaysia Reward Gift 2018 Google Services Lottery Scam
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This type of lottery scam will ask you to send your personal information and subsequently ask you to send money in order to receive your prize. But, please do not respond to the email message or follow the instructions in it. Google is not taking part in or endorsing any lottery games, so if you receive an email claiming that you have won some lottery prize endorsed by Google, it is a scam.

The "Malaysia Reward Gift 2018 Google Services" Lottery Scam

From: Powered ByGoogle [claim@googlepromoend.co.uk]

Sent: Saturday, January 06, 2018 1:56 AM

To: Roslatipah binti Zainal Abidin

Subject: Malaysia Reward Gift 2018 For roslatipah@audit.gov.my!!

Dear User (roslatipah@audit.gov.my),

You have been selected for gift reward 2018 for using Google services in MALAYSIA,

attached to this email is Our Official Reward Letter for your perusal.

Pichai Sundararajan,

CEO/GOOGLE INC.

GO GREEN-PAPERLESS| S

There is no prize, so please do not send your hard earned money to these cybercriminals. If you send your personal information, these cybercriminals will use it to further scam you.

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