CVE-2009-1234

MEDIUM

Description

Opera 9.64 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via an XML document containing a long series of start-tags with no corresponding end-tags. NOTE: it was later reported that 9.52 is also affected.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-09/msg00001.html

http://websecurity.com.ua/3216/

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34298

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49522

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5432

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8320

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-04-02

Updated: 2017-09-29

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM