[esa-l] Status update: Bubbleboy

John D. Hardin jhardin at wolfenet.com
Sun Nov 14 17:11:54 PST 1999

Bubbleboy isn't that interesting; it's an embedded VBScript script
that makes use of a hole in an ActiveX control to write another
VBScript script into the user's startup folder. The sanitizer defangs
it effectively, preventing execution.

Bubbleboy source code is available via:


which has a link to the website of the author, "Zulu".

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