Runner is another example of an ActiveX control that can do "dangerous" things. While Runner doesn't do any harm itself, it is
an example of what could be done on your machine using ActiveX. When viewed, Runner starts the program "command.com" on
your computer. Runner could run any program on your machine however. It could even instruct command.com to delete files off
of your machine.
For reasons I explain in the FAQ, this version of Runner is
currently unsigned. To use it you must set the security level to medium in Internet Explorer and
refresh this page. Here's how you set your security level: