[Esa-l]Hybris and oemcomputer

Brett Glass brett at lariat.org
Sat Jul 14 10:20:19 PDT 2001

At 07:08 PM 7/12/2001, David Collantes wrote:

>I do not think so. OEMCOMPUTER is the name of the PC given by OEM resellers
>as the default. It is not Microsoft, it is the reseller who does it
>(Microsoft does not install OS on resellers computers). It can be changed on
>the Network properties. I do not think it is related to Hybris at all.

It's related to Hybris only in that Hybris uses the "computer name" setting
from Windows in its internal mailer's HELO commands. We also see the name
"pavilion" on many copies of the worm (presumably because it's coming from
an HP machine).


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