Opera < 10.01 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple

Description :

The version of Opera installed on the remote host is earlier than
10.01. Such versions are potential affected by multiple issues :

- Specially crafted domain names can cause a memory
corruption in Opera, which may lead to a crash or
possibly remote code execution. (938)

- Opera may allow scripts to run on the feed subscription
page, thereby gaining access to the feeds object. (939)

- In some cases, a Web font intended to be used for page
content could be incorrectly used by Opera to render
parts of the user interface, including the address
field. (940)

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Opera 10.01 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 42291 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36418

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3265

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