82951 : Opera Keyboard Sequence Navigation Unspecified Remote Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-06-14

Description

Opera contains a flaw that is triggered by the program not properly verifying that certain keyboard sequences are executed in a visible window. The flaw is related to what Opera describes as "hidden keyboard navigation." This may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 12.00 or higher (or 11.65 for Mac), as they have been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Opera Software ASA
Opera
12.00 beta

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.6
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-06-15 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_0 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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