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X97M.Romnum

Risk Level 1: Very Low

Discovered:
May 24, 2011
Updated:
May 24, 2011 4:05:17 PM
Type:
Virus
Infection Length:
4,959 bytes
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
X97M.Romnum is a macro virus that infects Microsoft Excel files.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 24, 2011 revision 017
  • Latest Rapid Release version May 24, 2011 revision 017
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 24, 2011 revision 018
  • Latest Daily Certified version May 24, 2011 revision 018
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 25, 2011
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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
  • Target of Infection: Microsoft Excel files.
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: Cathal Mullaney

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