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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in Apache Log4j affects IBM Elastic Storage System (CVE-2021-44228)

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A vulnerability in Apache Log4j (CVE-2021-44228) could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. This library is used by the Graphical User Interface (GUI) of IBM Spectrum Scale for logging and it is bundled in IBM Elastic Storage System (ESS). This vulnerability may affect IBM Elastic Storage System.

CVE(s): CVE-2021-44228

Affected product(s) and affected version(s):

Affected Product(s) Version(s)
IBM Elastic Storage System V6.0.1.0 – V6.0.2.3
IBM Elastic Storage System V6.1.0.0 – V6.1.2.0

Refer to the following reference URLs for remediation and additional vulnerability details:  
Source Bulletin: https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6528074
X-Force Database: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/214921

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