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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4725

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Opera.dll in Opera 9.52 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the query string, which is not properly escaped before storage in the History Search database (aka md.dat), a different vector than CVE-2008-4696. NOTE: some of these issues were addressed before 9.60.
Publish Date : 2008-10-23 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4725

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Opera Opera Browser 9.52 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Opera Opera Browser 1

- References For CVE-2008-4725
BUGTRAQ 20081022 Opera Stored Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
XF opera-opera-querystring-xss(46231)
VUPEN ADV-2008-2873
MLIST [oss-security] 20081021 Re: CVE Request: Opera 9.60 with security fixes
MLIST [oss-security] 20081022 Re: CVE Request: Opera 9.60 with security fixes
BID 31869 Opera Web Browser History Search Input Validation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-05
XF opera-historysearch-xss(46003)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4725

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