Upstream information

CVE-2011-2639 at MITRE

Description

Opera before 11.10 does not properly handle hidden animated GIF images, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via an image file that triggers continual repaints.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 694567 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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