Threat Description

Geni

Details

Aliases: Geni, Maf
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary


WM/Geni is a simple Word macro virus.



Removal


Automatic action

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

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Technical Details


When an infected document is opened the virus copies itself to the global template. After this is done, it infects every opened document.

Beside replication, this virus adds three AutoCorrect entries. This causes that the words "genial", "geniale" and "genialt" is replaced with "genitalt", "genitale" and "genitalt" respectively.





Technical Details:Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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