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Opera 8.54 Software Vulnerability Found

     
8:19 am on Jun 29, 2006 (gmt 0)

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July 28, 2006 -- (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) -- A vulnerability has been discovered in Opera Software, which can be exploited to display the SSL certificate from a trusted site on an non-trusted site. The weakness was discovered by Secunia Research

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Notice the date. Anyway, all the more reason to upgrade to version 9.
10:28 pm on June 29, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Notice the date. Anyway, all the more reason to upgrade to version 9.

Yes, before someone reads this news article when it comes out next month.

9:33 am on June 30, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Secunia rated the threat low.

No panic.

8:36 pm on July 2, 2006 (gmt 0)

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I've just reinstalled 8.54 as I couldn't get 9.0 to accept cookies - got a new cookie on every page whatever I did in preferences with 9.0. Absolute nightmare.
6:00 pm on July 8, 2006 (gmt 0)

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No panic just upgrade
5:53 am on July 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

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upgrade to what version?
2:14 pm on July 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

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