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Infoblox NIOS and BloxOne products not vulnerable to CVE-2021-44228

Jan 7, 2021Knowledge



Recently, a critical vulnerability related to Log4j was identified under CVE-2021-44228. This vulnerability allows attackers to send and execute code remotely. Additional Log4j vulnerabilities have since been identified: CVE-2017-5645, CVE-2019-17571, CVE-2020-9488, CVE-2021-4104, CVE-2021-45046, CVE-2021-45105, and CVE-2021-44832.


CVSS:3.0 10.0


Overview and Impact:


CVE-2021-44228 is the designation for this vulnerability and affects Log4j2 2.0-beta9 through 2.12.1 and 2.13.0 through 2.15.0 JNDI features. 


Upgrading to version 2.17 is the recommended remediation based on CVE-2021-45105.


Confirmed Not Impacted 


  • NIOS 8.4.x, 8.5.x, 8.6.x
    • Additionally, current FIPS and Common Criteria releases are also not impacted
  • BloxOne Products
    • BloxOneDDI
    • BloxOne Threat Defense



  • Patches for the following NetMRI versions have been released:
    • V7.3.X-NETMRI-34930
    • V7.4.X-NETMRI-34930
    • V7.5.X-NETMRI-34930



  • Apply NetMRI hotfix, if AutoUpdate feature is not enabled.




No action is required for NIOS or BloxOne products identified above.



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