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IBM WebSphere Application Server: CVE-2021-44832: Multiple vulnerabilities in Apache log4j affect IBM WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2021-45105, CVE-2021-44832)

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IBM WebSphere Application Server: CVE-2021-44832: Multiple vulnerabilities in Apache log4j affect IBM WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2021-45105, CVE-2021-44832)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/28/2021
Created
08/29/2022
Added
08/26/2022
Modified
08/26/2022

Description

Apache Log4j2 versions 2.0-beta7 through 2.17.0 (excluding security fix releases 2.3.2 and 2.12.4) are vulnerable to a remote code execution (RCE) attack when a configuration uses a JDBC Appender with a JNDI LDAP data source URI when an attacker has control of the target LDAP server. This issue is fixed by limiting JNDI data source names to the java protocol in Log4j2 versions 2.17.1, 2.12.4, and 2.3.2.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-was-install-8-5-0-0-ph42762
  • ibm-was-install-9-0-0-0-ph42762
  • ibm-was-upgrade-8-5-0-0-8-5-5-21
  • ibm-was-upgrade-9-0-0-0-9-0-5-11

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