Heap Overflow Affecting electron Open this link in a new tab package, versions <6.1.10 >=7.0.0 <7.2.2 >=8.0.0 <8.2.1


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • User Interaction

    Required

  • Confidentiality

    High

  • Integrity

    High

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JS-ELECTRON-565051

  • published

    2 Apr 2020

  • disclosed

    2 Apr 2020

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade electron to version 6.1.10, 7.2.2, 8.2.1 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 Overflow. A Heap buffer overflow exists in the media component of Google Chrome, which also affects chromium.