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Opera web browser file download extension spoofing Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the version of Opera.exe
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The version of Opera installed on the remote host contains a flaw that
may allow a malicious user to trick a user into running arbitrary
The issue is triggered when an malicious web site provides a file for
download, but crafts the filename in such a way that the file is
executed, rather than saved.
It is possible that the flaw may allow arbitrary code execution
resulting in a loss of confidentiality, integrity, and/or
Solution : Install Opera 7.50 or newer.
Threat Level: High
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