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|Effects: ||It displays pentagonal shapes of random size and colors in Word documents.|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Pri.A is a macro virus that seriously hinders users’ work. In fact, under certain conditions, it displays shapes of random shapes and colors in the current documents when infection takes place.
It is easy to become infected by this virus, as can reach other systems through any means of tansmission, such as an already infected Word 97 document. Then, it infects documents (files with DOC extension), as well as the global template in Word 97.
Pri.A adds ten pentagonal shapes of random colors to all Word documents currently open, as long as day matches the minute value in the PC clock: