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  1. Macro virus

    In computing terminology, a macro virus is a virus that is written in a macro language: that is to say, a language built into a software application such as a word processor. Since some applications allow macro programs to be embedded in documents, so that the programs may be run automatically when the document is opened, this provides a distinct mechanism by which viruses can be spread. This is why it may be dangerous to open unexpected attachments in e-mails. Modern antivirus software detects macro viruses as well as other types.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Macro virus in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Macro virus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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