WiNshortcut is a Nautilus script that allows you to open a windows internet shortcut on Linux.
Supported internet browsers:
1. simply unpack the archive anywhere you like
2. open the script file with a text editor (for ex. gedit) and modify the location of firefox binary if needed
3. copy open-WiNshortcut file to the "~/.gnome2/nautilus-scripts/" directory
To open an internet shortcut from windows just right click on it, choose scripts > open-WiNshortcut, it should open in a new tab or window (You can set this in firefox).