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X97M.Codemas.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:46:49 PM
Type:
Macro

X97M.Codemas.B is a macro virus that infects Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. This variant does not insert any files in the XLstart directory. The virus spreads only if an infected spreadsheet is open together with an uninfected spreadsheet.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version November 29, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version November 29, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version November 29, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version November 29, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.

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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