CVE Reference: CVE-2007-1115

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CVE-2007-1115

Description:
The 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.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

SUSE
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_28_opera.html

ST
  1017909

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA24312
  Secunia Advisory: SA25027

OSVDB
  32118

MISC
  http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory_032007.142.html

CONFIRM
  http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/855/

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/461076/100/0/threaded

BID
  22701


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