CVE-2018-1000006

CVE: CVE-2018-1000006
Published: 2018-01-24T23:29Z
Vendor: atom
Products: electron
Versions: 1.6.15, 1.7.10, 1.8.2,
Description Language: en
Description: GitHub Electron versions 1.8.2-beta.3 and earlier, 1.7.10 and earlier, 1.6.15 and earlier has a vulnerability in the protocol handler, specifically Electron apps running on Windows 10, 7 or 2008 that register custom protocol handlers can be tricked in arbitrary command execution if the user clicks on a specially crafted URL. This has been fixed in versions 1.8.2-beta.4, 1.7.11, and 1.6.16.
References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102796
https://electronjs.org/blog/protocol-handler-fix
https://github.com/electron/electron/releases/tag/v1.8.2-beta.4
https://medium.com/@Wflki/exploiting-electron-rce-in-exodus-wallet-d9e6db13c374
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43899/