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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-5679

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/19/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The HTML parsing engine in Opera before 9.63 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted web pages that trigger an invalid pointer calculation and heap corruption.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-opera

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