Threat Description

Setmd

Details

Aliases:Setmd, Alarm, Tm
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



WM/Setmd is a simple macro virus that activates when an infected document is opened in Word. It infects the global template and all opened documents thereafter.

It also sets a timer so the virus attempts to infect the active document in every five minutes.



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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