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Thus, a hacker can put a macro virus into a Word ".
Once a macro virus is triggered, it will infect all files of that type on the hard drive (i.
Don't waste your time, as this feature can only detect the older versions of the Concept macro virus.
DOT, which makes it impossible for virus scanner software to ensure that a system is clean, short of checking every file on a disk to determine whether it could contain macros, and thus a macro virus.
Upon receiving a new macro virus from a user, the Scan and Deliver automated macro virus analysis and repair system replicates the virus.
When a user opens the infected Word document file the macro virus is executed.
Creating a macro virus that can cross-infect different Microsoft Office 97 applications is becoming more common among virus writers.
A variant of the virus exists as well and is dubbed the Papa Macro Virus.