Classification

Category: Malware

Type: Virus

Platform: X97M

Aliases: Diablo

Summary


X97M/Diablo is an Excel 97 Macro virus.

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Technical Details


When a sheet is activated from an infected workbook, X97M/Diablo.A and if a workbook "PERSONAL.XLS" exists in the Excel's startup directory else, the virus creates a new workbook and infects it. After that, it infects all other workbooks that are opened.The virus activates its payload in the random dates.