Today Orkut got badly infected by Bom Sabado virus (meaning Good Saturday” in Portuguese) and for some time it became the trending topic in Google Trends.
How it works?
Some of the communities you can see are :
Community ID numbers: 106698808
For Preventive measures you can do the following:
- Change your password .
- Delete all of your cookies .
If you want to use Orkut then follow these steps :
Open your Host file with notepad :
Windows 95/98/Me C:\windows\hosts
Windows NT/2000/XP Pro C:\winnt\system32\drivers\etc\hosts
Windows XP Home C:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts
Windows 7 – C:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts
Add this code at the end
Also, you can use Noscript Firefox plugin to stop running any script on your page . Install the script from here
Orkut had disabled creation on new topics on communities and now they again enabled it .
In a recent development today Google’s Youtube got hacked by a Brazilian guy .
If you have any problem then ask us .
[UPDATE] : We got featured rather cited for this post on TechCrunch