Vulnerability Details

Opera Multiple Vulnerabilities - Nov09 (Windows)

Published: 2009-11-04 06:03:36
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact:
Attacker can exploit this issue to disclose sensitive information, conduct spoofing attacks, Denial of Service or compromise a user's system.

Affected Versions:
Opera version prior to 10.01 on Windows.

Technical Details:
- An error when processing domain names can be exploited to cause a memory corruption. - An error when processing web fonts can be exploited to change the font of the address field and display an arbitrary domain name as an address.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Opera version 10.01 or later.

Summary:
This host is installed with Opera Web Browser and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3831
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3832

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36850

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/37182
http://www.opera.com/support/kb/view/938/
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3073
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/windows/1001

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2009-11-04
Modified
2019-04-29
Category
Denial of Service

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