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Electron 7.3.3 2020-08-25T16:11:52Z ()


  • Backported fixe for UAF in extensions (NOCVE). #24420
  • Fix: DCHECK failure in value.IsHeapObject() in (Chromium security issue 1084820). #24564
  • Fix: XSS on chrome://histograms/ with a compromised renderer. (Chromium security issue 1073409). #24627
  • Fix: heap-use-after-free in content::NavigationRequest::OnWillProcessResponseProcessed. (Chromium security issue 1090543). #24567
  • Fix: heap-use-after-free in ui::AXTreeSerializerblink (Chromium security issue 1065122). #24555
  • Fix: memcpy-param-overlap in AudioBuffer::copyFromChannel. (Chromium security issue 1081722). #24584
  • Fix: remove leaks of post-redirect URL for <script> in the CSP reports and stacktraces of errors (Chromium security issue 1074317). #24558
  • Fix: update webrtc root certificate. (Chromium security issue 978779). #24619
  • Fix: use-of-uninitialized-value in amr_read_header. (Chromium security issue 1065731). #24596
  • Fix: usrsctp is called with pointer as network address. (Chromium security issue 1076703). #24561

Other Changes

  • Backported the fix to CVE-2020-6532: Use after free in SCTP. #24894
  • Security: Backported fix for CVE-2020-6541. #25026

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Electron 7.3.2 2020-06-24T22:38:19Z ()


  • Enable NTLM v2 for POSIX platforms and added --disable-ntlm-v2 switch to disable it. #23935
  • Ensured proper nativeImage serialization between renderer and browser processes via remote. #24021
  • Fixed GTK dark theme setting not respected in Electron on Linux. #23966
  • Fixed an error when calling dialog.showCertificateTrustDialog with no BrowserWindow. #24119
  • Fixed crash when handling synchronous IPC errors. #24041
  • Fixed intercepted protocols not raising Redirect information back to Chromium. #23997
  • Fixed issue with some IMEs on windows (for ex: Zhuyin) don't terminate after pressing shift. #24055
  • Fixed the acceptLanguages argument being ignored in session.setUserAgent(). #23964
  • Fixed window titlebar not responding to pen on Windows 10. #24104
  • Updated Node root certs to use NSS 3.53. #24269

Electron 7.3.1 2020-06-01T20:57:49Z ()


  • Fixed process.windowsStore returning undefined in AppX packages. #23800
  • Fixed an issue where the 'about' role had on effect on Windows menus. #23713

Other Changes

  • Backported fix for CVE-2020-6468: OOB read/write in V8. #23748
  • Backported fix for use-after-free in AudioWorklet. #23844

Electron 7.3.0 2020-05-15T02:18:01Z ()


  • EnableWebSQL is a new webpreference option to enable/disable websql api. #23582


  • Ensured that exit callbacks are run for Node.js in the renderer process. #23566
  • Fixed an issue whereby macOS would fail to allow file extensions containing periods. #23451
  • Fixed an issue with navigator.languages and Accept-Language did not fully respect users' language preferences on Windows and macOS. This also improved fallback font selection for CJK texts on Windows. #23420
  • Fixed crash with webview during some window management events like resize, scroll etc. #23398

Other Changes

  • Fixed v8_context_snapshot_generator included in arm/arm64 mksnapshot zip files. #23539
  • None. #23403
  • Security: Backport Chromium fix for #23527
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6457: Use after free in speech recognizer. #23431
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6458: Out of bounds read and write in PDFium. #23466
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6459: Use after free in payments. #23457
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6460: Insufficient data validation in URL formatting. #23463
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6461: use-after-free in storage. #23503
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6462: Use after free in task scheduling. #23518
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6463: use-after-free in Angle. #23562
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6464: Type confusion in blink. #23531
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6831: Stack buffer overflow in SCTP. #23515


  • Documentation changes: #23357

Electron 7.2.4 2020-04-29T20:37:15Z ()


  • Fixed Promise timeout issue when running Electron as Node. #23324
  • Fixed a use-after-free error that could happen if a Tray was destroyed while showing a custom context menu. #23182
  • Fixed an issue where windows without nativeWindowOpen: true could invoke the non-native-open path. #23224
  • Fixed memory leak when using contextBridge with sandbox=true. #23232
  • MacOS VoiceOver is now able to find its way back into web contents after it navigated "out" of an application. #23174
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