openSUSE Security Update : opera (openSUSE-SU-2010:0540-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of opera fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2010-2576: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (CWE-94):
unexpected changes in tab focus could be used to run
programs from the Internet, as reported by Jakob Balle
and Sven Krewitt of Secunia

- CVE-2010-3019: CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (CWE-119): heap
buffer overflow in HTML5 canvas could be used to execute
arbitrary code, as reported by Kuzzcc

- CVE-2010-3020: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (CWE-264): news
feed preview could subscribe to feeds without
interaction, as reported by Alexios Fakos

- CVE-2010-3021: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (CWE-399): remote
attackers could trigger a remote denial of service (CPU
consumption and application hang) via an animated PNG
image

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-08/msg00055.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=630771

Solution :

Update the affected opera package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48430 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2576
CVE-2010-3019
CVE-2010-3020
CVE-2010-3021

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