Opera Web Browser Multiple XSS Vulnerability (Linux)

2008-10-30T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:800045
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2008 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2017-07-05T00:00:00

Description

The host is installed with Opera Web Browser and is prone to multiple Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_opera_mult_vuln_oct08_lin.nasl 6539 2017-07-05 12:02:14Z cfischer $
#
# Opera Web Browser Multiple XSS Vulnerability (Linux)
#
# Authors:
# Chandan S <schandan@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2008 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

tag_impact = "Successful remote attack could inject arbitrary code, launch
  cross site attacks, information disclosure and can even steal related DB
  (DataBase) contents.
  Impact Level: Application";
tag_affected = "Opera version prior to 9.61 on Linux.";
tag_insight = "Flaws are due to,
  - the URL of visited pages are not properly sanitised by the History Search
    functionality before being used.
  - an error in the implementation of the Fast Forward feature.
  - an error while blocking scripts during a news feed preview.";
tag_solution = "Upgrade to Opera 9.61
  http://www.opera.com/download/";
tag_summary = "The host is installed with Opera Web Browser and is prone to
  multiple Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability.";

if(description)
{
  script_id(800045);
  script_version("$Revision: 6539 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-07-05 14:02:14 +0200 (Wed, 05 Jul 2017) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2008-10-30 06:53:04 +0100 (Thu, 30 Oct 2008)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-4696", "CVE-2008-4697",
                "CVE-2008-4698", "CVE-2008-4725");
  script_bugtraq_id(31842, 31869);
  script_name("Opera Web Browser Multiple XSS Vulnerability (Linux)");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/903/");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/904/");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/905/");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2008 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("secpod_opera_detection_linux_900037.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Opera/Linux/Version");
  script_tag(name : "impact" , value : tag_impact);
  script_tag(name : "affected" , value : tag_affected);
  script_tag(name : "insight" , value : tag_insight);
  script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
  script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"executable_version");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

operaVer = get_kb_item("Opera/Linux/Version");
if(!operaVer){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_is_less(version:operaVer, test_version:"9.61")){
  security_message(0);
}