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It spreads its infection to other spreadsheets. It has no destructive effects.
|Detection updated on:||Dec. 19, 2002|
Laroux.MW is a macro virus that infects Excel spreadsheets (files with XLS extension).
It is easy to get infected by Laroux.MW, because it can use any means of transmission to reach other systems. For instance, an already infected Excel spreadsheet.
This is not a dangerous virus, as its only objective is to spread to other spreadsheets.
Laroux.MW is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.