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X97M.Barisada.C

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:09:52 PM
Type:
Macro

This Microsoft Excel macro virus replicates when an infected spreadsheet window is closed or deactivated. When the date is April 24th and the time is 14:00 (2PM), the virus prompts you to answer two questions or it threatens to delete the current spreadsheet. However, the viral payload does not work as intended

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 16, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 16, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 16, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 16, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment

Wild

  • Wild Level: Low
  • Number of Infections: 0 - 49
  • Number of Sites: 0 - 2
  • Geographical Distribution: Low
  • Threat Containment: Easy
  • Removal: Easy

Damage

  • Damage Level: Low

Distribution

  • Distribution Level: Low
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Neal Hindocha

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