Threat Description

Muck

Details

Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: Muck

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 scanning & removal options

More information on scanning or removal options is available in the documentation for your F-Secure security product on the Downloads section of our Home - Global site.

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

Contact Support

For further assistance, F-Secure customers can request support online via the Request support or the Chat forms on our Home - Global site.







Technical Details:Sami Rautiainen, F-Secure


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