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X97M.Papa.A

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
October 21, 1998
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:10:09 PM
Also Known As:
X97M.Papa, X97M.Papa.A
Type:
Worm, Macro

The X97M.Papa.A.Intended worm is a nonfunctioning macro worm. This worm will not replicate properly due to a bug in the macro code.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 25, 1998
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 25, 1998
  • Initial Daily Certified version October 25, 1998
  • Latest Daily Certified version October 25, 1998
  • 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: Eric Chien

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