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CVE-2008-4696 Detail

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Opera.dll in Opera before 9.61 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the anchor identifier (aka the "optional fragment"), which is not properly escaped before storage in the History Search database (aka md.dat).

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00009.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-01.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4504
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/21/6
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/22/5
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/freebsd/961/ Patch
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/linux/961/ Patch
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/mac/961/ Patch
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/solaris/961/
http://www.opera.com/docs/changelogs/windows/961/
http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/903/ Vendor Advisory
http://www.security-assessment.com/files/advisories/2008-10-22_Opera_Stored_Cross_Site_Scripting.pdf
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497646/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31869 Exploit Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2873
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46003
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6801

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5..10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6.03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6.05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:6.06:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7:beta_1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.0:beta_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.20:beta7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.50:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.54:update_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:7.54:update_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.0:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.0:beta_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.0:beta_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:8.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.0:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.0:beta_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.6
 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.20:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.50:beta_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera:9.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4696
NVD Published Date:
10/23/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018