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Bug 7100 - Virus
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 7098
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
PC Windows XP
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-08-23 07:59 UTC by John Dalton
Modified: 2006-08-23 11:38 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description John Dalton 2006-08-23 07:59:53 UTC
The Wikipedia site now asks the user to save a file of unspecified type.  This occurs on the community 
portal as well as several mathematicians from the Field Medal article (Andrei Okounkov , Grigori 
Perelman , Terence Tao , Wendelin Werner, Alexander Grothendieck, Jesse Douglas, Lars Ahlfors, Riemann 
Hypothesis ).  It has been present on the main page before, but is not currently.

1. How dangerous is the trojan horse?
2. How do we stop it from occuring?
3. How do we clean it from all of the instances, (since those I have listed are certainly only a 
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2006-08-23 09:32:11 UTC
Please provide a copy of this file for analysis.
Comment 2 Brion Vibber 2006-08-23 11:38:41 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 7098 ***

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