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Release Notes for v16.2.8


  • Fixed an issue where Pointer Lock behavior could not be properly exited. #32826 (Also in 18)
  • Fixed an issue where bounds changes were incorrectly delayed in the case where a window was moved or resized and event.preventDefault was called in either will-resize or will-move on Windows. #34282 (Also in 17, 18, 19)
  • Fixed an issue with background colors being improperly applied to BrowserViews on Windows. #33546
  • Fixed crash when calling navigator.serial.getPorts(). #34334 (Also in 17, 18, 19)

Release Notes for v16.2.7


  • Fixed a crash when calling loadExtension on an extension directory that's missing a manifest file. #34192 (Also in 17)
  • Fixed an issue where tray items wouldn't highlight in some scenarios on macOS. #34205 (Also in 17, 18, 19)
  • SIGUSR1 is no longer handled when the node_cli_inspect fuse is disabled. #34182 (Also in 17, 18)

Other Changes

  • Backported fix for CVE-2022-1638. #34223
  • Backported fix for CVE-2022-1639. #34200
  • Backported fix for chromium:1297283. #34233
  • Backported fix for chromium:1298867. #34230
  • Backported fix for chromium:1312563. #34226