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It disables the screen refresh and infects Excel workbooks and spreadsheets.
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Barisada.K is a macro virus without destructive effects that infects Excel spreadsheets.
Barisada.K prevents the screen from refreshing. Therefore, the users will be unaware of the changes made to the presentation of Excel when the virus carries out its actions.
Barisada.K, reaches computers through the usual means used by viruses: floppy disks, CD-ROMs, e-mail messages with attached files, Internet downloads, FTP, IRC channels, peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks, etc.
Barisada.K is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any warnings or messages that indicate that it is present in the computer.