Opera < 10.01 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 42291


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


The version of Opera installed on the remote host is earlier than 10.01. Such versions are potential affected by multiple issues :

- Specially crafted domain names can cause a memory corruption in Opera, which may lead to a crash or possibly remote code execution. (938)

- Opera may allow scripts to run on the feed subscription page, thereby gaining access to the feeds object. (939)

- In some cases, a Web font intended to be used for page content could be incorrectly used by Opera to render parts of the user interface, including the address field. (940)


Upgrade to Opera 10.01 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42291

File Name: opera_1001.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2009/10/28

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 21746

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:opera:opera_browser

Required KB Items: SMB/Opera/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/10/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/10/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3265, CVE-2009-3266, CVE-2009-3831, CVE-2009-3832

BID: 36418, 36850

Secunia: 37182

CWE: 20, 79, 94