CVE-2007-1115

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Description

The child frames in Opera 9 before 9.20 inherit the default charset from the parent window when a charset is not specified in an HTTP Content-Type header or META tag, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, as demonstrated using the UTF-7 character set.

References

http://osvdb.org/32118

http://secunia.com/advisories/24312

http://secunia.com/advisories/25027

http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory_032007.142.html

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_28_opera.html

http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/855/

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/461076/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22701

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017909

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0745

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2007-02-26

Updated: 2018-10-16

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
25036Opera < 9.20 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
medium