CVE-2008-4697

Properties

Published:
22.10.2008
Updated:
26.02.2009
Patch available:
Severity:
Medium
CVSS vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Product:
opera_software: opera
opera_software: opera
opera_software: opera
opera_software: opera
opera_software: opera
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Vulnerability description

The Fast Forward feature in Opera before 9.61, when a page is located in a frame, executes a javascript: URL in the context of the outermost page instead of the page that contains this URL, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

References:

XF: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/46004
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31842
CONFIRM: http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/904/
CONFIRM: http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/windows/961/
CONFIRM: http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/solaris/961/
CONFIRM: http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/mac/961/
CONFIRM: http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/linux/961/
CONFIRM: http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/freebsd/961/
MLIST: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/22/5
MLIST: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/21/6
VUPEN: http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/2873
GENTOO: http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-01.xml
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/32538
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/32394
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/32299
SUSE: http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00009.html