Use After Free

Affecting electron package, versions <6.1.10 || >=7.0.0 <7.2.2 || >=8.0.0-beta.1 <8.2.1

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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. Initialize() could potentially run twice in MojoVideoEncodeAcceleratorService.

Remediation

Upgrade electron to version 6.1.10, 7.2.2, 8.2.1 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

7.5
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Credit
Unknown
CWE
CWE-416
Snyk ID
SNYK-JS-ELECTRON-565494
Disclosed
08 Apr, 2020
Published
15 Apr, 2020