Advisory: A very large href attribute value in HTML can crash Opera
A very large href attribute value in a Web page can crash Opera.
Severity: Not a security issue
A Web page containing a very large href attribute value cancause Opera to crash.
This exploit causes Opera to access the wrong location inmemory, so Opera is forced to quit. It is not possibleexploit this to run arbitrary code.
Opera Software considers this to be a stability issue,not a security issue.
This flaw has been fixed in Opera 9.01.