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Opera JavaScript Java method execution

by Mario Miri on April 9th, 2003 In some versions of Opera it is possible to execute some potentially dangerous Java methods from JavaScript code. This could be exploited to execute arbitrary commands on a vulnerable system.t


Vulnerable:
Opera Web Browser 6.0.1 win32


Solution:
Currently there are no vendor supplied patches. Opera Web Browser 7.0.1 seems to not be vulnerable to this attack, so an upgrade would be required, though this is not officially confirmed.


Discovered by:
David F. Madrid, [email protected]


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