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Opera Software releases Opera Version 9.63

December 17th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Opera Software has released Opera Version 9.63 to address multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, conduct cross-site scripting, or cause a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Opera advisories: 920, 921, 922, 923, and 924 and upgrade to version 9.63 to help mitigate the risks.

Opera Software Releases Opera Version 9.60

October 8th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Opera Software has released Opera version 9.60 to address two vulnerabilities. The first vulnerability is due to improper validation of URLs. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial-of-service condition. The second vulnerability is due to unsafe storage of cached Java applets. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information or escape other normal restrictions.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Opera Advisory 901 and 902 and upgrade to version 9.60 to help mitigate the risks.

Opera Releases Version 9.52

August 21st, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Opera Software has released version 9.52 of the Opera web browser to address multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, inject malicious content into a page on a trusted website, obtain sensitive information, or cause a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review the latest Opera Security Advisories and upgrade to Opera 9.52 to help mitigate the risks.