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XM.Robocop.B

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
September 9, 1999
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:48:57 PM
Type:
Macro

XM.Robocop.B is an Excel macro virus. This virus copies itself into a workbook and save itself as "Personal.xls" in the XLStart folder.

On October 25, the virus may display the following message:

"Selamat Ulang Tahun Deddy Ratnanto!"

The virus may display the following message during infection:

"(c)DRAT2000 Dual Macro Virus ver. 05b2 - by DRAT"

This virus does not contain a damaging payload.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version August 31, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 31, 2001
  • Initial Daily Certified version August 31, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 31, 2001
  • 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: Patrick Nolan

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