Apache Log4j Installed (Linux / Unix)

info Nessus Plugin ID 156000

Synopsis

Apache Log4j, a logging API, is installed on the remote Linux / Unix host.

Description

One or more instances of Apache Log4j, a logging API, are installed on the remote Linux / Unix Host.

The plugin timeout can be set to a custom value other than the plugin's default of 45 minutes via the 'timeout.156000' scanner setting in Nessus 8.15.1 or later.

Please see https://docs.tenable.com/nessus/Content/SettingsAdvanced.htm#Custom for more information.

See Also

https://logging.apache.org/log4j/2.x/

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 156000

File Name: apache_log4j_nix_installed.nbin

Version: 1.75

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 12/10/2021

Updated: 6/28/2022

Asset Inventory: true

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:log4j

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/uname

Reference Information

IAVA: 0001-A-0650

IAVT: 0001-T-0941