Category: Malware

Type: -

Aliases: Button


X97M/Button is an Excel 97 macro virus.


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Technical Details


When an infected workbook is opened, X97M/Button.A infects all worbooks that are currently open in Excel.During the process, it creates a temporary file, "C:\cmdbutton.bas" and adds a button of a smiling face to the menu bar of Excel.