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A new flaw in Electron poses a risk to apps based on the framework


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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 14 May 2018 - 01:27 PM

A new flaw in Electron poses a risk to apps based on the framework

Security experts have discovered a vulnerability in the Electron software framework that has been used for building a large number of popular desktop applications. Popular desktop applications, including Skype, Slack, GitHub Desktop, Twitch, WordPress.com,...

May 13, 2018  By Pierluigi Paganini   Posted In  Breaking News  Hacking

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Posted 14 May 2018 - 01:56 PM

Another related article about at:

 

Apps based on Electron framework are vulnerable to attack
By Mark Wycislik-Wilson

2018-05-14

The Electron framework -- the basis of popular apps including Skype, Slack, Signal and WordPress -- has been found to contain a security flaw that leaves it vulnerable to attack.

Please read the whole article about at:
https://betanews.com...-vulnerability/