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CVE-2004-2659 Detail

Current Description

Opera offers an Open button to verify that a user wishes to execute a downloaded file, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to construct a race condition that tricks a user into clicking Open via a request for a different mouse or keyboard action very shortly before the Open dialog appears. NOTE: this is a different issue than CVE-2005-2407.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-07/0264.html Exploit
http://www.squarefree.com/2004/07/01/race-conditions-in-security-dialogs/ Exploit Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera_software:opera:9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-2659
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2004
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008