Use After Free Affecting electron package, versions >=12.0.0 <12.0.5 >=11.0.0 <11.4.4 <10.4.4


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

  • Confidentiality

    High

  • Integrity

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JS-ELECTRON-1253279

  • published

    22 Apr 2021

  • disclosed

    22 Apr 2021

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade electron to version 12.0.5, 11.4.4, 10.4.4 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 Use After Free via chromium which allows a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.

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