Opera < 12.11 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

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 12.11
and is, therefore, reportedly affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- A heap-based buffer overflow error exists related to
handling HTTP responses that can lead to application
crashes or arbitrary code execution. (1036)

- An issue exists related to the application's error
handling that can allow a malicious website to determine
the existence of and path to local files. (1037)

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Opera 12.11 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 62984 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56594

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6468

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