For more information on Word macro viruses, see WordMacro/Concept.
WordMacro/Johnny consists of 6 macro files: FileSave, PresentV, PresentW, PresentZ, VGoJohnny and AutoOpen.
WordMacro/Johnny contains no harmful code.
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This variant is modified to operate under the French version of Word as well.
WordMacro/Johnny contains this text:
Our devise - A copy of "Go Johnny Go" on every computer ! M.H., E.R.
WordMacro/Johnny has been reported in the wild in several countries in early 1997.
There also exists a file virus called Johnny. It is quite rare.
Description Details: Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure