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That's a relief, thanks

Thor A Tandy P.Eng, MCSCE
Victoria BC
Canada
e-mail: vicpeng(--nospam--at)vtcg.com
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, May 04, 2000 4:59 PM
Subject: RE: off-subject: virus

Wscript.exe is teh Windows Scripting Host. It is a program designed to run _vbscript_, _javascript_ and Perl script files for automating the Windows desktop and other uses. It is what is used to interpret the script file found in the I Love You "virus". It is not a dangerous program, per se. The scripts that are interpreted by it may indeed be dangerous.