82953 : Opera Blocked Nagivation Address Bar Spoofing Weakness
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-06-14

Description

Opera contains a flaw related to the loading of web pages. The issue is triggered when the currently loaded web page prevents navigation to a new page entered into the URL bar, but still retains that new page's address in the URL bar. This may allow a remote attacker to spoof the contents of the URL bar in very specific scenarios.

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 = 4.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-06-15 | Disagree?

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