Opera < 7.54 Download File Type Dialog Spoofing

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 14346


The remote host has an application that is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The version of Opera on the remote host contains a flaw that allows an attacker to determine the existence of files and directories on the remote host.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to set up a rogue website and lure a user of the remote host into visiting it with Opera.


Install Opera 7.54 or newer.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 14346

File Name: opera_resource_detection.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2004/08/23

Modified: 2016/12/07

Dependencies: 21746

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:opera:opera_browser

Required KB Items: SMB/Opera/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1490

BID: 10961, 11883

OSVDB: 12291