CVSS 3.1 Score 5.3 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 5, 2023
Updated: Dec 12, 2023
CWE ID 319


CVE-2023-42579 is a vulnerability that affects the SogouSDK of Chinese Samsung Keyboard. It exists in versions prior to in Android 11, and in Android 12, and,, and in Android 13, allowing adjacent attackers to access keystroke data using a Man-in-the-Middle attack due to the improper usage of insecure protocol (HTTP). The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM with a CVSS score of 5.3 and poses a high confidentiality impact but no integrity or availability impact on affected systems. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Chinese Samsung Keyboard to the latest version available that addresses this issue.


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