Opera < 12.11 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Opera installed on the remote host is earlier than 12.11
and is, therefore, reportedly affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- A heap-based buffer overflow error exists related to
handling HTTP responses that can lead to application
crashes or arbitrary code execution. (1036)

- An issue exists related to the application's error
handling that can allow a malicious website to determine
the existence of and path to local files. (1037)

See also :

http://www.opera.com/support/kb/view/1036/
http://www.opera.com/support/kb/view/1037/
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/unified/1211/

Solution :

Upgrade to Opera 12.11 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 62984 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56594

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6468
CVE-2012-6469

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