Threat Description

Proteced

Details

Aliases:Proteced, Malaysia, Protected
Category:Malware
Type:Virus
Platform:W97M

Summary



W97M/Protected is a simple Word macro virus. The virus activates on the 30th of August. At this date, the virus will ask for a password. The correct password is "WM.MALAYSIA 1998".

Another password is asked if user tried to open the Tools/Macro menu. This password is "Bad Logic".



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.



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