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CVE-2009-2540 Detail

Current Description

Opera, possibly 9.64 and earlier, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large integer value for the length property of a Select object, a related issue to CVE-2009-1692.

Source:  MITRE
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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://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/9160
http://www.g-sec.lu/one-bug-to-rule-them-all.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504969/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504988/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504989/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/505006/100/0/threaded
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/52874
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5957

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:7.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:7.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:7.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:7.60:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:8.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:9.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:opera:opera_browser:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.64


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2540
NVD Published Date:
07/20/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018