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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-5645: Security patch for log4j (ALAS-2022-1562)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-5645: Security patch for log4j (ALAS-2022-1562)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/17/2017
Created
01/22/2022
Added
01/20/2022
Modified
10/14/2022

Description

In Apache Log4j 2.x before 2.8.2, when using the TCP socket server or UDP socket server to receive serialized log events from another application, a specially crafted binary payload can be sent that, when deserialized, can execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-log4j

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