Opera < 7.24 getElementsByTagName JavaScript Method DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by a denial of
service vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Opera installed on the remote host is vulnerable to a
remote denial of service. An attacker may cause the browser to crash
by crafting a rogue HTML page containing a specific JavaScript

Solution :

Install Opera 7.24 or newer.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 14336 ()

Bugtraq ID: 10997


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