PayCheck

Threat description

Details

Summary

For more information on Word macro viruses, see the description of WordMacro/Concept.

WordMacro/PayCheck is an encrypted macro virus. It contains seven macros: AutoExec, AutoOpen, FileSave, FileSaveAs, ToolsMacro, ShellOpen, FileOpen.

Removal

Automatic action

Depending on the settings of your F-Secure security product, it will either automatically delete, quarantine or rename the suspect file, or ask you for a desired action.

More scanning & removal options

More information on the scanning and removal options available in your F-Secure product can be found in the Help Center.

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

Contact Support

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

Technical Details

PayCheck actives on the 25th of any month. At this time it displays this dialog box:

 Selamat

Sekarang adalah tanggal 25, sudahkah anda mengambil gaji?

He..he..Selamat. Kalau bisa, lebih keras lagi kerjanya.

Bravo Bukit Asam !!!

Opening the File/SaveAs menu might display this dialog box:

 Non Critical Error

Internal error was occured in module UNIDRV.DLL

Your application may not be work normally.

Please contact Microsoft Product Support.

Opening the Tools/Macro menu might display this dialog box:

 Critical Error

Internal error was occured in module UNIDRV.DLL

Please contact Microsoft Product Support.

PayCheck was reported to be in the wild in fall 1997.

Submit a Sample

Suspect a file or URL was wrongly detected? Send it to our Labs for further analysis

Submit a Sample

Give And Get Advice

Give advice. Get advice. Share the knowledge on our free discussion forum.

More Info