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|Alias:||Sattelite, Sattelite v1.5|
|Effects: ||It inserts the Satélite v1.5 text in the macro code of Word documents. |
|First detected on:|
|Detection updated on:||March 25, 2005|
Walker.D is a macro virus that reaches computers in an infected Word 97 document, with a DOC extension. Then, it infects the Word template (NORMAL.DOT file) and spreads to all the Word documents generated with it.
Walker.D inserts the Satélite v1.5 text in the macro code of the Word documents it infects. However, it does not have any really destructive effects.
It is easy to become infected with Walker.D Walker.D as it gets into computers in a normal-looking Word 97 document, through different means of transmission.
Walker.D does not show any symptoms that can alert the user that it has reached the system.