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Resource Management Errors

CVE-2011-2640

Severity Medium
Score 5/10

Summary

Opera before 11.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via an HTML document that has an empty parameter value for an embedded Java applet.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • PARTIAL

CWE-399 - Resource Management Errors

Resource management errors is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to improper management of system resources. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category can lead to unexpected software behavior, loss of access, file modification, sensitive information disclosure, system crash, denial of service, and code execution.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published