Category: Malware

Type: -

Aliases: Swlabs, Skam


WM/Swlabs is a very simple Word macro virus.


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Technical Details


When an infected document is opened, the virus infects the global template. After that it infects all opened documents.

Beside replication, the virus will remove "File/Templates" and "Tools/Macros" menu selections.

Variant:Swlabs.B (GreenBay)

This variant changes the subject of the document to:

Green Bay Packers -- Super Bowl XXXI Champions

Additionally it infects all documents that are created and saved documents as well.

Variant:Swlabs.G (Skammy)

This variant doesn't do anything beside replicate.