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X97M.Barisada.D

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:46:48 PM
Type:
Macro

This Microsoft Excel macro virus replicates when an infected spreadsheet window is closed or deactivated. On April 24th at 14:00 (2PM), the virus prompts you to answer two questions, or it will delete the current file. However, the viral payload does not work as intended. The file is not deleted if the questions are answered incorrectly.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 21, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 21, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 21, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 21, 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

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