Opera < 9.27 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 31734


The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by several issues.


The version of Opera installed on the remote host reportedly is affected by several issues :

- Resized canvas patterns can lead to a program crash with possible memory corruption.

- A newsfeed prompt can cause Opera to execute arbitrary code.

- Improved keyboard handling of password inputs.


Upgrade to Opera version 9.27 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31734

File Name: opera_927.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2008/04/03

Modified: 2011/04/13

Dependencies: 21746

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:opera:opera_browser

Required KB Items: SMB/Opera/Version_UI

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1761, CVE-2008-1762

BID: 28585

OSVDB: 44030, 44031

Secunia: 29662

CWE: 399