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

Release Notes for v7.3.0


  • 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 ()

Release Notes for v7.2.4


  • 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

Electron 7.2.3 2020-04-17T00:09:59Z ()

Release Notes for v7.2.3


  • Security: Ensure proxy object is created in the correct context a9bead22

Electron 7.2.2 2020-04-14T19:10:20Z ()

Release Notes for v7.2.2


  • Fixed a potential crash on invalid zoomFactor values when setting the zoom factor of a webpage. #22710
  • Fixed an issue with maximizable state persistence of BrowserWindows on macOS. #23019
  • Fixed an issue with possible creation of a messageBox which cannot be dismissed on macOS. #23089
  • Fixed an occasional crash when closing all BrowserWindows. #23024
  • Security: Backported fix for CVE-2020-6426: inappropriate implementation in V8. #23043
  • Security: backported a fix for #23059
  • Security: backported fix for a potential buffer overrun in WebRTC audio encoding. #23037
  • Security: backported fix for site isolation bypass in dedicated workers. #23040
  • Security: backported the fix to CVE-2020-6452: potential container-overflow in MediaStream mojo. #23044

Other Changes

  • Security: Backport fix for buffer underflow in DWrite. #22979
  • Security: Backported fix for use after free in file chooser. #22981
  • Security: backport fix for CVE-2020-6451: Use after free in WebAudio. #22945
  • Security: backport fix for use after free in VideoEncodeAccelerator. #22983
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2019-20503: Out of bounds read in usersctplib. #22986
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6422: Use after free in WebGL. #23017
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6423: Use after free in audio. #23048
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6427: Use after free in audio. #23015
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6428: Use after free in audio. #23013
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6429: Use after free in audio. #23011
  • Security: backported fix for CVE-2020-6449: Use after free in audio. #23009
  • Security: backported fix for use-after-poison in WebAudio ( #22869
  • Security: backported fix for use-after-poison in WebAudio. #22943

Electron 7.2.1 2020-03-24T06:27:45Z ()

Release Notes for v7.2.1


  • Reverted "fix: better window hierarchy checks". cac3884d

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