Opera < 21 Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple
spoofing vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Opera installed on the remote host is a version prior
to version 21. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by multiple
address bar spoofing vulnerabilities :

- Several errors exist related to downloads, download
pop-up dialogs, and the address bar that could allow
URLs to be displayed incorrectly, leading to spoofing
possibilities. (DNA-17861, DNA-18354)

- An error exists related to address bar displays, data
URIs and opening downloads in new tabs that could allow
URLs to be displayed incorrectly, leading to spoofing
possibilities. (DNA-19280)

See also :

http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/unified/2100/
http://blogs.opera.com/security/2014/05/security-changes-opera-21/

Solution :

Upgrade to Opera 21 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 : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 73942 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67237

CVE ID:

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