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X97M.Laroux.UA

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
March 14, 2002
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:34:49 PM
Type:
Macro

X97M.Laroux.UA is an Microsoft Excel macro virus. It infects from an infected spreadsheet that it creates in the \XLstart folder.

The infected sheet will be named either Teste.xls or Personal.xls.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version March 15, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version March 15, 2002
  • Initial Daily Certified version March 15, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version March 15, 2002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 15, 2002
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: Maryl Magee

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