Threat description


Platform: W32
Aliases: Setmd, Alarm, Tm


WM/Setmd is a simple macro virus that activates when an infected document is opened in Word. It infects the global template and all opened documents thereafter.

It also sets a timer so the virus attempts to infect the active document in every five minutes.


Automatic action

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


More information on 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

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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