Opera: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201209-11 / opera
||September 25, 2012
||September 25, 2012: 1
All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Opera, the worst of
which may allow remote execution of arbitrary code.
Opera is a fast web browser that is available free of charge.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Opera. Please review
the CVE identifiers and Opera Release Notes referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted web
page using Opera, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to trick a user into
downloading and executing files, conduct Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
attacks, spoof the address bar, or have other unspecified impact.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Opera users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/opera-12.01.1532"