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Opera 'IFRAME' Denial Of Service vulnerability (Windows)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Denial of Service

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

12 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

The host is installed with Opera Browser and is prone to denial of service vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The flaw is due to improper handling of 'JavaScript' code which contains an infinite loop, that creates IFRAME elements for invalid news:// or nntp:// URIs.

Affected Software

Affected Software

Opera version 9.52

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to Opera Version 10 or later.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)