Two vulnerabilities may allow the execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||www-client/opera on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 9.10|
|Unaffected versions||>= 9.10|
Opera is a multi-platform web browser.
Christoph Deal discovered that JPEG files with a specially crafted DHT marker can be exploited to cause a heap overflow. Furthermore, an anonymous person discovered that Opera does not correctly handle objects passed to the "createSVGTransformFromMatrix()" function.
All Opera users should update to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/opera-9.10"
January 12, 2007
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