FreeBSD : opera -- image dragging vulnerability (934b1de4-00d7-11da-bc08-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

A Secunia Advisory reports :

Secunia Research has discovered a vulnerability in Opera, which can be
exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks
and retrieve a user's files.

The vulnerability is caused due to Opera allowing a user to drag e.g.
an image, which is actually a 'javascript:' URI, resulting in
cross-site scripting if dropped over another site. This may also be
used to populate a file upload form, resulting in uploading of
arbitrary files to a malicious web site.

Successful exploitation requires that the user is tricked into
dragging and dropping e.g. an image or a link.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :


Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19351 (freebsd_pkg_934b1de400d711dabc080001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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