25 May 2023 [wallets]

tobtoht releases Feather Wallet v2.4.9 with security fixes

tobtoht1 has released Feather Wallet2 version 2.4.934 with important security fixes and updates.

Changes overview

Updated Monero to v0.18.2.2
Updated expat to 2.5.0
Patched Qt for CVE-2023-{32573,32762,32763}
Patched OpenSSL for CVE-2023-{0464,0465,0466,1255}
wizard: preserve words when switching to a different seed type
wizard: macos: fixed inverted buttons on the seed warning dialog

The complete list of changes can be found on the Changelog5 page and on Github6.

Feather Wallet’s release process7 was updated to always rebase on top of the latest Monero version after the misunderstanding about the impact of the recently disclosed decoy selection vulnerability8 that was present in the Monero codebase until v0.18.2.2.

A GPG-signed list of the hashes9 is available on the official website and the release signing key can be downloaded from multiple locations10.

Feather is 100% community-sponsored and you can support development efforts by transferring any XMR amount to the project’s donation address11 or by accessing Help → Donate to Feather in the wallet.

  1. https://github.com/tobtoht 

  2. https://featherwallet.org/ 

  3. https://featherwallet.org/download/ 

  4. https://github.com/feather-wallet/feather/releases/tag/2.4.9 

  5. https://featherwallet.org/changelog/ 

  6. https://github.com/feather-wallet/feather/compare/2.4.5…2.4.9 

  7. https://github.com/feather-wallet/feather/blob/master/RELEASE.md 

  8. /jeffro256-vulnerability-disclosure-highlights-high-severity-bug-patched-monero-v0.18.2.2/ 

  9. https://featherwallet.org/files/releases/hashes-2.4.9.txt 

  10. https://docs.featherwallet.org/guides/release-signing-key 

  11. https://docs.featherwallet.org/guides/donate