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[Updated] Regarding log4j CVE-2021-44228 with Jtest

sang_parasoft
sang_parasoft Posts: 24 admin
edited December 2021 in Jtest

NIST recently released several Apache's log4j Zero-Day vulnerability cases, a very popular Java library to log messages in Java Applications.

Jtest versions impacted:

  • 2021.1
  • 2021.2

The impacted releases include log4j 2.14.0.
Any older releases include log4j 1.x which are not impacted by this vulnerability.

Updated Release for Jtest

Updated Jtest is available on the Customer Portal Download page. Both include log4j 2.16.0 to address CVE-2021-44228.

  • 2021.1.1 (Will be available on December 21, 2021)
  • 2021.2.1 (Now available)

Workaround Solution for Jtest

The recommended approach for all products is to set an environment variable to mitigate the issue

LOG4J_FORMAT_MSG_NO_LOOKUPS=true