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X97M.Pink.A.Gen

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
April 30, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:46:52 PM
Also Known As:
variant of X97M/Laroux
Type:
Macro

X97M.Pink.A.Gen infects active workbooks and inserts an infected workbook into the \XLStart folder.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 30, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version April 30, 2001
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 30, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version April 30, 2001
  • 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
Note: On May 14, 2015, modifications will be made to the threat write-ups to streamline the content. The Threat Assessment section will no longer be published as this section is no longer relevant to today's threat landscape. The Risk Level will continue to be the main threat risk assessment indicator.
Writeup By: Serghei Sevcenco

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