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|Effects: ||It disables the Word macro antivirus protection.|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Assilem.G is a macro virus that reaches computers in an infected Word document, with a DOC extension. This document infects the global template (NORMAL.DOT file) and spreads its infection to all the Word documents generated with it.
It disables the Word macro antivirus protection, preventing the user from disabling the macros when opening a document.
Assilem.G does not give any indications that it has reached a computer.
However, the user may have problems when trying to disable the macros that documents contain when opening them.