Threat Description

Sad

Details

Aliases: Sad
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



WM/Sad is a simple Word macro virus that does not do anything but replicate.

It infects the global template when an infected document is opened. After that every closed document will be infected.



Removal



Automatic Disinfection

Allow F-Secure Anti-Virus to disinfect the relevant files.

For more general information on disinfection, please see Removal Instructions.



Technical Details



It contains the following macro description:

  Installed to your NORMAL template as AutoClose to clean the prank
    macros from any documents that you open then close.

This description is on "AutoClose" macro in the global template, and on "Sad" macro on infected documents. It is viewable from "Tools/Macro" dialog.





Technical Details: Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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