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|Effects: ||It infects Word documents and the global template.|
|Detection updated on:||Nov. 13, 2002|
Model is a macro virus that infects Word documents and the global template (NORMAL.DOT file) that this application uses.
It is easy to become infected by Model as it can reach computers through any of the means normally used by viruses: e-mail messages with infected attachments, computer networks, CD-ROMs, Internet downloads, FTP, floppy disks, etc.
Model is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate that it has infected a computer.