Type Confusion Affecting electron package, versions >=13.0.0 <13.5.0 <12.2.0



    Attack Complexity Low
    User Interaction Required
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High
    Availability High
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8.8 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-JS-ELECTRON-1586050
  • published 28 Sep 2021
  • disclosed 17 Sep 2021
  • credit Aki Helin of OUSPG

How to fix?

Upgrade electron to version 13.5.0, 12.2.0 or higher.


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 Type Confusion via Blink layout in Chrome.