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Rules Have Changed – How to Gain Ownership of Ownerless Communities?

Rules Have Changed – How to Gain Ownership of Ownerless Communities?
We have earlier shared ways to take ownership of your community even if your profile gets deleted and for those community hungry guys, wrote about the trick to find ownerless communities. A lot of time has passed and some things have changed. Today, i would like to update you with the new rules of taking...

Alert – ‘Convite Oficial – Novo Orkut (New Orkut Invite)’ Email Spreading Virus

Alert – ‘Convite Oficial – Novo Orkut (New Orkut Invite)’ Email Spreading Virus
If you have received an email even from an email address that belongs to orkut, then wait a second before getting into some real mess. Yes! That email might be infected by a Malware. I caught one red handed and when analyzed the file, it turned out to be a Malware file which prompted me to install something...

My Orkut Profile ‘About Me’ Shows [Content Suppressed]. What’s Wrong?

My Orkut Profile ‘About Me’ Shows [Content Suppressed]. What’s Wrong?
I am getting quite a lot of emails related to this issue so decided to share this issue with you guys. If you are seeing [content suppressed] in your Orkut Status Message or your profile description or your community description or your community posts then this post will give you an exact reason for...

Orkut Community Backupmate – Create Backup and Retrieve and Join Your Communities To a New Profile in a Single Click

Orkut Community Backupmate – Create Backup and Retrieve and Join Your Communities To a New Profile in a Single Click
This is the third tool in our backupmate series. Earlier we released scraps backupmate and friends backupmate v1.0. Today we are sharing a great backup tool which will not only allow you to store a backup of your orkut communities in a single click but you can also rejoin those backup-ed communities...

Brazilian New Year ‘Official’ Orkut Theme for Indian and Other Orkut Users

Oh My God! Orkut just released the official New Year Theme for Brazilian Orkut users and believe me, it looks awesome. Just a couple of hours back, we posted about the release of Indian New Year Theme (Brazilian users can install Indian New year theme – see this post). This theme looks awesome...

Fake, Malicious Official Orkut Email – Don’t Get Screwed!

Situation – You get an email from accounts@google.com. The email describes your account activity as inappropriate and threatens to terminate your Google account within 72 hours. You are further advised to navigate to a link for further instructions. You navigate to that link and get something...

Inappropriate Orkut Profiles To Verify Their Account With SMS Verification

Orkut has introduced a new security feature which insists unidentified profiles who indulge in mass automation techniques, inappropriate contents, or any other type of abuse to verify their identity using SMS Verification.This is a great feature which will give a solid blow to unethical profiles since...

Orkut Hit With XSS! Viewing Albums Dangerous Than Ever!

Orkut has been hit with an Cross Site Scripting attack which allows a malicious user to inject malicious code in to the photo comments feature which when viewed execute the malicious code. This code can steal your cookies hence compromising your privacy.

Security Alert – Twitter-Orkut Users Hit With Infection Links

Spywareguide is reporting a situation where infection links are being sent to twitter users. Twitter users who are also registered with orkut are at a greater risk since the links are malicious in nature.

I am Unable to Perform Any Action on Orkut. What’s Wrong?

I have seen Orkut Help Group flooded with this issue where an orkut user complains that he is unable to perform any action on orkut. Though orkut help group provides them a standard reply but i feel the reply is usually unsatisfactory since it does not point out the exact threats that could have landed...
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