apache-log4j1.2 1.2.17-9ubuntu0.1 source package in Ubuntu


apache-log4j1.2 (1.2.17-9ubuntu0.1) focal-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: code execution via JMS appender
    - debian/patches/0002-Disable-JNDI-by-default.patch: Add an additional
      option that disables the JMS appender by default.
    - CVE-2021-4104
  * Environments that require JMS Appender will need to add the following
    to their configuration file: log4j.appender.jms.Enabled=true

 -- Paulo Flabiano Smorigo <email address hidden>  Mon, 10 Jan 2022 14:35:55 +0000

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liblog4j1.2-java: Logging library for java

 log4j is a tool to help the programmer output log statements to a variety of
 output targets.
 It is possible to enable logging at runtime without modifying the application
 binary. The log4j package is designed so that log statements can remain in
 shipped code without incurring a high performance cost.
 One of the distinctive features of log4j is the notion of hierarchical
 loggers. Using loggers it is possible to selectively control which log
 statements are output at arbitrary granularity.
 Log4j can output to: a file, a rolling file, a database with a JDBC driver,
 many output asynchronously, a JMS Topic, a swing based logging console,
 the NT event log, /dev/null, a SMTP server (using javamail), a socket server,
 syslog, telnet daemon and stdout.
 The format of the output can be defined using one of the various layout
 (or user defined layout) like: simple text, html, date, pattern defined and

liblog4j1.2-java-doc: Documentation for liblog4j1.2-java

 The javadoc API documentation for the logging library
 from the Apache Jakarta project. The documentation is
 for the version 1.2 of the log4j API.