Threat Description

Button

Details

Aliases:Button
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



X97M/Button is an Excel 97 macro virus.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

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You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You also may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



Technical Details




Variant:Button.A

When an infected workbook is opened, X97M/Button.A infects all worbooks that are currently open in Excel.During the process, it creates a temporary file, "C:\cmdbutton.bas" and adds a button of a smiling face to the menu bar of Excel.





Technical Details: Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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