Opera < 7.54 Multiple Function Address Bar Spoofing

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has application that may allow arbitrary
code execution on the remote system.

Description :

The version of Opera installed on the remote host is
vulnerable to a flaw wherein a remote attacker can obscure
the URI, leading the user to believe that he/she is
accessing a trusted resource. To exploit this issue, an
attacker would need to set up a rogue website, then
entice a local user to visit the site. Successful
exploitation would enable the attacker to execute arbitrary
code on this host.

See also :


Solution :

Install Opera 7.54 or newer.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 14235 ()

Bugtraq ID: 10810

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2491

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