A zero-day exploit affecting the popular Apache Log4j utility (CVE-2021-44228) was made public on December 9, 2021, and proof-of-concept code has already been released on GitHub. Several attacks utilizing this vulnerability have been reported (such as the chat functionality in many Minecraft servers). Proper execution of the vulnerability can result in remote code execution (RCE).
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