Threat Description



Category: Malware
Platform: W32
Aliases: OM, OfficeMacro, OM97, O97M, Macro.Office


OM ("OfficeMacro") is a family name for all Microsoft Office Macro viruses. These are viruses which infect not only one Office application but several - for example, Word and Excel.

For example, if you're looking for the description of "O97M/Jerk", "OfficeMacro.Jerk" or "Macro.Office.Jerk" virus, see the description of "Jerk".


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.

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