Opera < 10.62 Path Subversion Arbitrary DLL Injection Code Execution

High Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 800864

Synopsis

The remote host has a web browser that is affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability.

Description

The remote host is running the Opera web browser.

Versions of Opera earlier than 10.62 may unintentionally load malicious DLL files and execute arbitrary code due to Opera's DLL search methods. (970)

Solution

Upgrade to Opera 10.62 or later.

See Also

http://.opera.com/docs/changelogs/windows/1062

http://.opera.com/support/kb/view/970

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 800864

File Name: 800864.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2010/09/09

Nessus ID: 49174

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2010/09/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/08/24

Reference Information

BID: 42663