We have received an e-mail that indicates there is a phishing scam, which is an attempt to gain personal information. There have been increasing reports of users receiving email from the address, asking them to check an account by clicking on a link. This email is not a VA address and is fake and the link in the email is to a web site in Asia. Please notify your members of this phishing scam and instruct them to delete this email if they receive it. DO NOT OPEN the email.

[Message received from National Office, Military Order of the Purple Heart- MOPH]

(Posted 7/11/06)