the browser crashes on start up with the message " orkut is banned you fool. i dont like firefox , use internet explorer".

RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 382097

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RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 382097
11 years ago
11 years ago

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(Reporter: karthik.duraisami, Unassigned)

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Description

11 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1; .NET CLR 1.0.3705; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; Media Center PC 4.0; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; InfoPath.1)
Build Identifier: mozilla 2.0.0.8

The fire fox browser crashes on start up  with the message "orkut is banned you dope . use internet explorer or else".

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.open firefox browser
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Actual Results:  
open fire fox browser

Expected Results:  
the browser crashes withe the message "orkut is banned you dope . i dont like fire fox , use internet explorer or else"

i have no idea regarding that  .
This sounds like a problem with a virus, see:
http://www.misual.com/2007/05/31/orkut-is-banned/

Comment 2

11 years ago
See comment 2 of bug 382097 for how to remove the worm. You should make sure all of your plugins are up to date and scan your machine for infections.
Group: security
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 382097

Comment 3

11 years ago
there are some suggestions on how to fix the problem in this support article

http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Use%20Internet%20Explorer%20messages%20upon%20Firefox%20startup
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