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Risk Level 1: Very Low

March 8, 2001
February 13, 2007 12:46:51 PM

X97M.Adn.B infects the active workbook, and infects the system by inserting an infected workbook in the \Office folder with the file name Personal.xla. The caption may be changed, and the command bar buttons may be enlarged in some cases.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 8, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 8, 2001
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 8, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 8, 2001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
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Threat Assessment


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


  • Damage Level: Low


  • Distribution Level: Low
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Writeup By: Andre Post

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