openSUSE Security Update : opera (opera-116)

High Nessus Plugin ID 40089


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Opera 9.51 was released as security and bugfix update.

Full details are on

CVE-2008-3078: Opera before 9.51 does not properly manage memory within functions supporting the CANVAS element, which allows remote attackers to read uninitialized memory contents by using JavaScript to read a canvas image.


Update the affected opera package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40089

File Name: suse_11_0_opera-080723.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:opera, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3078

CWE: 200