openSUSE Security Update : opera (opera-43)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This patch brings Opera to security update level 9.50

Following security problems were fixed: CVE-2008-2714: Opera before
9.26 allows remote attackers to misrepresent web page addresses using
'certain characters' that 'cause the page address text to be
misplaced.'

CVE-2008-2715: Unspecified vulnerability in Opera before 9.5 allows
remote attackers to read cross-domain images via HTML CANVAS elements
that use the images as patterns.

CVE-2008-2716: Unspecified vulnerability in Opera before 9.5 allows
remote attackers to spoof the contents of trusted frames on the same
parent page by modifying the location, which can facilitate phishing
attacks.

It also contains lots of new features and other bugfixes, see the
Changelog at: http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/linux/950/

See also :

http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/linux/950/
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=400367

Solution :

Update the affected opera package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40088 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2714
CVE-2008-2715
CVE-2008-2716

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