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CVE-2009-1234 Detail

Current Description

Opera 9.64 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via an XML document containing a long series of start-tags with no corresponding end-tags. NOTE: it was later reported that 9.52 is also affected.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/02/2009
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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:N/A:P) (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): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-09/msg00001.html
http://websecurity.com.ua/3216/
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34298 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49522
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5432
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8320

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5432
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5432

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1234
NVD Published Date:
04/02/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017