CVE-2009-2063

MEDIUM

Description

Opera, possibly before 9.25, processes a 3xx HTTP CONNECT response before a successful SSL handshake, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to execute arbitrary web script, in an https site's context, by modifying this CONNECT response to specify a 302 redirect to an arbitrary https web site.

References

http://research.microsoft.com/apps/pubs/default.aspx?id=79323

http://research.microsoft.com/pubs/79323/pbp-final-with-update.pdf

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35412

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51204

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-06-15

Updated: 2017-08-17

Type: CWE-287

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM