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X97M.Laroux.gen

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
December 28, 2001
Updated:
February 13, 2007 12:30:43 PM
Type:
Virus, Macro
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

X97M.Laroux.gen is a generic detection for the X97M.Laroux family of Excel macro viruses.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 29, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 19, 2013 revision 016
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 29, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 19, 2011 revision 007
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 29, 2001
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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: Atli Gudmundsson

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