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Bablas.AS

 
Threat LevelModerate threatDamageHighDistributionNot widespread
Common name:Bablas.AS
Technical name:W97M/Bablas.AS
Threat level:Low
Alias:BABLAS.AS
Type:Virus
Effects:  It prevents access to certain Word options. It prevents Word macros and templates from being handled. It displays several texts on screen.

Affected platforms:

Windows 2003/XP/2000/NT/ME/98/95

Detection updated on:Nov. 13, 2002
StatisticsNo
Family:VALENTIN

Brief Description 

    

Bablas.AS 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.

The effects of Bablas.AS are more irritating than damaging:

  • It prevents access to certain Word options.
  • It prevents Word macros and templates from being handled.
  • It displays the texts You are my dream and Qun katawon walataqun kalader.

Visible Symptoms 

    

Bablas.AS activates and shows the following symptoms:

  • It displays the text You are my dream.



    This happens when the Macros or Templates and Add-ins... options are selected in the Tools menu in the Word window.
  • It displays the text Qun katawon walataqun kalader.



    Bablas.AS carries out the actions above when the About Microsoft Word option is selected in the Help menu in the Word 97 window.