Threat Description

Muck

Details

Aliases: Muck
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary


WM/Muck is a simple Word macro virus.

It activates when an infected document is opened. Then it infects the global template. After Word has been restated it infects every saved document after that.

Beside replication, it will show a message box from time to time with the following text:

MUCK!  


Removal


Automatic action

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

More

Detailed instructions for F-Secure security products are available in the documentation found in the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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







Technical Details:Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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