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Risk Level 1: Very Low

February 11, 1998
February 13, 2007 12:46:48 PM
Also Known As:
Macro.Excel.Laroux.a [KAV], XM/Laroux.bp [McAfee], XM_LAROUX.BP [Trend], XM/Laroux-BP [Sophos], Excel95Macro/Laroux.BP [CA]
Systems Affected:
Macintosh, Windows 95, Windows 98

This is a variant of XM.Laroux.A.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 12, 1998
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 12, 1998
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 12, 1998
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 12, 1998
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 12, 1998
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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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