Threat Description

Muck

Details

Aliases:Muck
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



WM/Muck is a simple Word macro virus.

It activates when an infected document is opened. Then it infects the global template. After Word has been restated it infects every saved document after that.

Beside replication, it will show a message box from time to time with the following text:

MUCK!


Removal


Automatic action

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

More

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: Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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