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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-4698

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
10/23/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Opera before 9.61 does not properly block scripts during preview of a news feed, which allows remote attackers to create arbitrary new feed subscriptions and read the contents of arbitrary feeds.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-opera
  • suse-upgrade-suse-release

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