Opera 8.51 addresses flaws that could allow a hacker to remotely take control of a user's system, according to a statement from the browser developer.
The company has made a change to the wrapper script so that shell commands that let users enter text that is fed to the script will no longer be executed.
The flaw allowed an attacker to remotely execute arbitrary shell commands by tricking the user into clicking on a link to a malicious website.
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