Opera < 10.53 Asynchronous Content Modification Uninitialized Memory Access

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains a web browser that may allow code
execution.

Description :

The version of Opera installed on the remote host is earlier than
10.53. Such versions are potentially affected by the following
issue :

- Multiple asynchronous calls to a script that modifies
document contents can be abused to reference an
uninitialized value, leading to an application crash
or possibly allowing execution of arbitrary code.
(953)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?d143f98e
http://www.opera.com/support/kb/view/953/
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/windows/1053/

Solution :

Upgrade to Opera 10.53 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 46204 ()

Bugtraq ID: 39855

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1728

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