Opera < 9.50 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33168


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 :

- Improper handling of special characters in page addresses can make addresses look like other ones, aiding in phishing attacks.

- Specially crafted HTML canvas elements could violate the same-origin image policy.

- Framed sources contained on the same parent page can modify each other's location.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33168

File Name: opera_950.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2008/06/13

Modified: 2014/08/15

Dependencies: 21746

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:opera:opera_browser

Required KB Items: SMB/Opera/Version_UI

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2714, CVE-2008-2715, CVE-2008-2716

BID: 29684

OSVDB: 46293, 46294, 46295

Secunia: 30636

CWE: 200