Threat Description

JB

Details

Summary



W97M/JB is a quite simple Word 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:JB.A

W97M/JB is executed when an infected document is opened. At this time the virus adds the following text to the end of the document:

  Jim The Great

The virus also adds the following footnote:

  Jim

Then it infects the global template. After that all opened, closed or created documents will be infected.





Technical Details: Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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