Virus.MSWord.Giggle

Class Virus
Platform MSWord
Description

Technical Details


This is an encrypted macro-virus containing three macros: AutoOpen,
FileSaveAs, OhYes. It replicates itself when documents are opened or saved
with a new name. It identifies itself in documents according to the document variable
“Giggle=OhMyGod”.


On each day except Tuesday, the virus, depending on the random system counter,
erases the files on the C: drive or replaces the strings:


By – It’s Not Monday any more
^d – Error!
B – x
^# – #
^w – x

After deleting files, the virus displays one of the MessageBox’es:

Space Virus More space for the user
Sorry Self-destruct is in action
Windy
An error has occured you must re-start windows
This is the OBAY Virus