Heap-based Buffer Overflow Affecting electron Open this link in a new tab package, versions <9.4.0 >=10.0.0 <10.2.0


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

  • Confidentiality

    High

  • Integrity

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JS-ELECTRON-1048693

  • published

    19 Nov 2020

  • disclosed

    17 Nov 2020

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade electron to version 9.4.0, 10.2.0 or higher.

Overview

electron is a framework which lets you write cross-platform desktop applications using JavaScript, HTML and CSS.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Heap-based Buffer Overflow. A heap buffer overflow flaw was found in the UI component of the Chromium browser.