DescriptionThe child frames in Opera 9 before 9.20 inherit the default charset from the parent window when a charset is not specified in an HTTP Content-Type header or META tag, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, as demonstrated using the UTF-7 character set.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2007:028, published Tue, 24 Apr 2007 12:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:28:55 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:36 2022