Safe Exam Browser up to 3.5 on Windows Clipboard Management information disclosure

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Safe Exam Browser up to 3.5 on Windows. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown part of the component Clipboard Management. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

An issue in Safe Exam Browser for Windows before 3.6 allows an attacker to share clipboard data between the SEB kiosk mode and the underlying system, compromising exam integrity which may lead to arbitrary code execution and obtaining sensitive information via the Clipboard Management component.

The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2024-37742 since 06/10/2024. The exploitation appears to be easy. An attack has to be approached locally. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1592 for this issue.

Upgrading to version 3.6 eliminates this vulnerability.




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Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Upgrade: Safe Exam Browser 3.6


06/10/2024 CVE reserved
06/26/2024 +16 days Advisory disclosed
06/26/2024 +0 days VulDB entry created
06/27/2024 +1 days VulDB entry last update


Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2024-37742 (🔒)


Created: 06/26/2024 07:21 AM
Updated: 06/27/2024 12:16 PM
Changes: 06/26/2024 07:21 AM (55), 06/27/2024 12:16 PM (1)
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