Detect and Defend Against the Log4j Vulnerability

Written by: Vikram Navali, Senior Technical Product Manager – Organizations around the globe are already in the race to mitigate a potentially dangerous vulnerability disclosed in the Java logging framework, Log4j. MITRE is tracking this issue as Log4Shell (CVE-2021-44228). It takes advantage of the Log4j library and allows attackers to execute remote arbitrary Java code on a victim’s endpoint or server.