openSUSE Security Update : opera (openSUSE-SU-2012:1702-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Update to 12.12

- Fixes and Stability Enhancements

- New option 'Delete settings and data for all extensions'
option (off by default) in the Delete Private Data
dialog

- Corrected an issue where using the 'Delete Private Data'
dialog could delete extension and settings data

- Redesigned the 'Delete Private Data' dialog to be more
usable with small screens

- Fixed an issue where quitting Opera while in fullscreen
mode could cripple the interface on the next start-up

- Fixed an issue where malformed GIF images could allow
execution of arbitrary code

- Fixed an issue where repeated attempts to access a
target site could trigger address field spoofing

- Fixed an issue where private data could be disclosed to
other computer users, or be modified by them

- full changelog available at:
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/unix/1212

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-12/msg00063.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-02/msg00081.html
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/unix/1212
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=795061

Solution :

Update the affected opera packages.

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74855 ()

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