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X97M.Barisada.F

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:12:01 PM
Type:
Macro

This Microsoft Excel macro virus is a variant of X97M.Barisada.C. However, the payload has been removed. X97M.Barisada.F inserts a file in the Excel start directory called Khm.xls. The replication routine is triggered when a spreadsheet window is closed or deactivated.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 1, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 1, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 1, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 1, 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
Writeup By: Neal Hindocha

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