Virus.MSWord.Skaarj

Class Virus
Platform MSWord
Description

Technical Details

This virus contains one macros, and it infects documents when an infected
document is closed (Document_Close).

If the first infection occured more that two months previously, the virus
displays one of the following messages:

“Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide “
“Life is short – boost yourself”
“It’s nice to be important, but it’s more important to be nice ;-)”
“I have no mouth and I must scream”
“Death is not punishment – it is disposal”
“Trust no one”
“Forget the past – work for the future”
“Time is NOW!”
“SMILE! :~)”
“Touch the SKY!”
“The truth is out there”

The virus contains the following copyright string:

“Mazdai II (Free-Harm Built) Version 2.2 L SKAARJ Y2K”

Macro.Word97.Skaarj.b

This version contains the following different messages:

“Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide “
“Life is short – boost yourself”
“It’s nice to be important, but it’s more important to be nice ;-)”
“I have no mouth and I must scream”
“Death is not punishment – it is disposal”
“Trust no one”
“Forget the past – work for the future”
“Time is NOW!”
“SMILE! :~)”
“Touch the SKY!”
“The truth is out there”
“RELAX! Don’t do it” & vbCrLf & “Brooklyn Bounce”
“Mazdai II live!”
“We getting Faster, Harder, Scooter!”

The virus contains the following copyright string:

“Mazdai II (Free-Harm Built) Version 2.2.1 c SKAARJ Y2K”