Security Notice: Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution (RCE) Log4shell Vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228)
Apache Log4j project disclosed CVE-2021-44228, which is a Critical (CVSS 10.0) remote code execution vulnerability affecting Apache Log4j2 version<= 2.14.1. A subsequent security patch was released on Dec 10, 2021.
SonicWall has observed widespread scanning and exploitation of this vulnerability over the internet using a publicly available PoC (Proof of Concept) exploit. SonicWall is currently investigating its product line to scope and impact, as utilization of Log4j does not immediately suggest exploitation is possible.
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