Threat Description

Lafool.h

Details

Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: W32
Date Discovered: April 24, 2006
Aliases: Lafool.h, Trojan-Dropper.MSWord.Lafool.h, Trojan-per.msword.lafool.h

Summary


Trojan.Dropper.MSWord.Lafool is a false positive detected by update version 2006-04-24_03. The issue was resolved with the next update, version 2006-04-24_04. Some Microsoft Office files resulted with the false positive.



Removal


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Detection


F-Secure Anti-Virus detects this malware with the following updates:

Detection Type: PC
Database: 2006-04-24_04



Description Details: Sean Sullivan, April 25, 2006


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