slf4j security update

ID CESA-2018:0592
Type centos
Reporter CentOS Project
Modified 2018-03-27T20:22:24


CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2018:0592

The Simple Logging Facade for Java or (SLF4J) is a simple facade for various logging APIs allowing the end-user to plug in the desired implementation at deployment time. SLF4J also allows for a gradual migration path away from Jakarta Commons Logging (JCL).

Security Fix(es):

  • slf4j: Deserialisation vulnerability in EventData constructor can allow for arbitrary code execution (CVE-2018-8088)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Red Hat would like to thank Chris McCown for reporting this issue.

Merged security bulletin from advisories:

Affected packages: slf4j slf4j-javadoc slf4j-manual

Upstream details at: