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Risk Level 1: Very Low

December 18, 2002
February 13, 2007 12:35:32 PM
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

X97M.Laroux.WM is a Microsoft Excel macro virus that infects Excel worksheets. It contains a module named xl5galary.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 18, 2002
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 18, 2002
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 18, 2002
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 18, 2002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 18, 2002
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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
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: Kaoru Hayashi

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