Opera < 8.50 Mail Client Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3232


The remote host is running the Opera Mail Client.


The remote host is running the Opera Mail Client. This version of Opera is reported to be vulnerable to multiple remote attack vectors. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need to be able to convince an Opera mail user to open a malicious email or attachment. Successful exploitation would result in arbitrary code being executed.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3232

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 2005/09/20

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 1100

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.5


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2407, CVE-2005-3006, CVE-2005-3007, CVE-2005-3041

BID: 14884, 14880, 15835