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The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple
The version of Opera installed on the remote host is earlier than 12.12
and is, therefore, reportedly affected by the following
- An error exists related to GIF image file handling that
can allow heap memory corruption and can lead to
application crashes or arbitrary code execution. (1038)
- An error exists related to URL handling and the address
bar that can allow rapid, repeated web requests to
cause the incorrect URL to be displayed. (1040)
See also :
Upgrade to Opera 12.12 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true