Threat description


Platform: W32
Aliases: Cross, AM/Cross


Cross attempts to be the first virus to infect both Word documents and Access databases. However, due to bugs, it fails.

Cross is extremely big (over 500kB). It is able to infect Word 97 from within Access as well as drop Access virus from infected Word documents.


Automatic action

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


More information on scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

You may also refer to the Knowledge Base on the F-Secure Community site for more information.

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.

Technical Details:MHH//DF


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