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|Effects: ||It infects Microsoft Word 97 documents as well as the global template used by this application.
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 6, 2000|
Thus.DQ is a macro virus belonging to the W97M virus family, which infects Word 97 documents and the global template (NORMAL.DOT file) used by this application.
As most macro viruses, Thus.DQ does not have carry out any destructive actions, as its main aim is to spread.
Thus.DQ is very difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.