Opera < 15 UTF-8 Encoding XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by a cross-
site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Opera installed on the remote host is a version prior
to version 15. It is, therefore, vulnerable to cross-site scripting
attacks due to improper validation of UTF-8 page encoding settings.

See also :

http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/unified/1500/

Solution :

Upgrade to Opera 15 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 70217 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62425

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4705

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