Opera < 7.54.0 Remote Location Object XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1774

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack.

Description

The remote host is using Opera, which is affected by a remote location object cross-domain scripting issue. An attacker may gain access to directory contents, files and email messages that are read using Opera's email utilities.

Solution

Install Opera 7.54.0 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1774

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:opera:opera_browser

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2570

BID: 10873