A vulnerability has been reported in Opera, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error in the processing of command line parameters received when the application is registered as a protocol handler. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary code by tricking the user into clicking a specially crafted, incorrectly encoded URL.
The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 9.51.
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Subject: Opera for Windows URL Handling Code Execution Vulnerability
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