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DSN-2021-007: Dell Response to Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Summary: Dell is assessing the Apache Log4j library vulnerabilities and releasing remediations as they become available.

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Apache Publication: Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution
CVE Details: CVE-2021-44228
CVE Details: CVE-2021-45046


Dell is reviewing the Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution vulnerabilities tracked in CVE-2021-44228 and CVE-2021-45046 and assessing impact to our products. The security of our products is a top priority and critical to protecting our customers.

For a full list of Dell products, their impact and remediations, please review the Apache Log4j Knowledge Base Article. We will continuously update this document with the latest information.

For frequently asked questions about Apache Log4j, please review Additional Information for Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution Vulnerability.

For customers of VMware solutions, please review the VMware security advisory regarding impact to their solutions and services: VMSA-2021-0028.

Additional security updates or mitigations will be communicated at as they become available. You can subscribe to our Security Alerts to be notified when new Security Advisories are posted by following the guidance here, or by following the directions in the Security Alerts section on the Security Advisories and Notices page.


Customers are encouraged to follow security best practices, including those recommended by Apache (Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution), and continue to monitor this notice for updated information as it becomes available.

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Last Published Date

17 Dec 2021



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Security KB