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Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in Apache Log4j affects IBM Spectrum Control (CVE-2021-44228)

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A vulnerability in Apache Log4j could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. This vulnerability may affect IBM Spectrum Control due to its use of Log4j for logging, tracing, alerting, and the local help documentation.

CVE(s): CVE-2021-44228

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

Affected Product(s) Version(s)
IBM Spectrum Control 5.4.0 – 5.4.5

Refer to the following reference URLs for remediation and additional vulnerability details:  
Source Bulletin: https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6527086
X-Force Database: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/214921

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