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|Effects: ||Infects Excel spreadsheets and deletes files from the hard disk, preventing Windows from starting up.|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Totaler.A is a macro virus that infects Excel spreadsheets (files with an XLS extension).
Totaler.A tries to delete files from the hard disk, in order to prevent the system from working correctly.
It is very easy to become infected by Totaler.A as it reaches computers in an infected Excel spreadsheet through many different means.
When Totaler.A infects the computer, it displays the following message:
“The NHS Fat Cow Has Just Trashed Your Harddisk”