Opera < 8.50.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3309

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

The remote host is using a version of Opera that is vulnerable to a number of remote Denial of Service (DoS) attacks. An attacker exploiting these flaws would need to be able to convince a user to browse to a malicious URI. Successful exploitation would result in the browser crashing.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

See Also

http://www.opera.com

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3309

File Name: 3309.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2005/11/30

Modified: 2016/12/10

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:opera:opera_browser

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-3946

BID: 15648

OSVDB: 21494