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|Effects: ||It infects Word 97 and Word 2000 documents and the global template NORMAL.DOT.
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Myna.AK is a macro virus that reaches computers in an infected Word 97 or Word 2000 document with a DOC extension. Then, it infects Word’s global template (NORMAL.DOT file),and all the files generated with it.
Myna.AK does not have a destructive payload, but it is easy to become infected by it, as it reaches computers infected Word document through the means normally used by viruses.
Myna.AK is difficult to identify, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.