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CVE-2007-1115 Detail

Current Description

The child frames in Opera 9 before 9.20 inherit the default charset from the parent window when a charset is not specified in an HTTP Content-Type header or META tag, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, as demonstrated using the UTF-7 character set.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/26/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory_032007.142.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_28_opera.html
http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/855/
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/461076/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22701
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017909
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0745 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1115
NVD Published Date:
02/26/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018