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Zero-Day (CVE-2021-44228) Impacts Log4j Java Library

Dec 10, 2021
Gretha Loubser
Product Marketing Manager

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A new vulnerability published today and is making waves in the security press. The vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228) was found in Apache Log4j—a common Java logging library—and appears to already be under active exploitation.

In a nutshell, CVE-2021-44228 give attackers an avenue for remote code execution, resulting in complete control of the affected server. Anyone using Apache Struts can be impacted, so the attack surface is unfortunately fairly large.

For more details on the vulnerability (and mitigation guidance), check out the Cisco Talos Thread Advisory for more vulnerability details and mitigation guidance.

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