Type Confusion Affecting electron Open this link in a new tab package, versions <15.5.3 >=16.0.0 <16.2.3 >=17.0.0 <17.4.1

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  • published

    12 May 2022

  • disclosed

    1 May 2022

  • credit

    Man Yue

How to fix?

Upgrade electron to version 15.5.3, 16.2.3, 17.4.1 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 in V8.