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JCSC virtual presentations on Log4j2 vulnerability – Friday 17 December

A critical alert and advisory has been published on the Log4j2 vulnerability. On Friday 17 December 2021, ACSC’s Joint Cyber Security Centres (JCSCs) will facilitate a series of virtual awareness and advice sessions about this vulnerability. Australians are urged to act now to secure their computer systems against this critical software vulnerability.

On Friday 10 December 2021, the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) issued a critical alert on a vulnerability in the Apache Log4j2 software library. Malicious cyber actors have used this vulnerability to target and compromise systems globally and in Australia. As of 15 December 2021, the ACSC has also published an advisory regarding mitigation and detection recommendations and noting that malicious online actors are scanning networks in attempts to locate vulnerable servers.

Australians are urged to act now to secure their computer systems against this critical software vulnerability and apply appropriate software patches and updates.

On Friday 17 December 2021, the ACSC’s Joint Cyber Security Centres (JCSCs) will facilitate a series of virtual awareness and advice sessions on the Log4j2 vulnerability. For organisations or individuals that would like to attend, please click on the appropriate link in the table below at the scheduled time to join the presentation.

Friday 17 December 2021

Lead JCSC

Local Time

AEDT

VTC details

Melbourne

0900 (AEDT)

0900

Web URL (laptop/desktop): https://jcsc.webex.com/jcsc/j.php?MTID=mf11eb11e044fc6edfb85fd848f45e5b9

Join by meeting number: 2651 858 4659

Meeting password: Jue8Fv

For video systems: 26518584659@jcsc.webex.com

Video system password: 583838

Sydney

1000 (AEDT)

1000

Web URL (laptop/desktop): https://jcsc.webex.com/jcsc/j.php?MTID=m91eec486d4471a631ef13f9daed93cce

Join by meeting number: 2654 730 4962

Meeting password: 8xGhm2

For video systems: 26547304962@jcsc.webex.com

Video system password: 894462

Adelaide  1030 (ACDT) 1100

Web URL (laptop/desktop): https://jcsc.webex.com/jcsc/j.php?MTID=ma751e96bb349e7cf2200d39793478aa2

Join by meeting number: 2650 971 9015

Meeting password: HQsAPy

For video systems: 26509719015@jcsc.webex.com

Video system password: 477279

Brisbane

1100 (AEST)

1200

Web URL (laptop/desktop): https://jcsc.webex.com/jcsc/j.php?MTID=mc0fbbef63afe97cb0e4e47f8d8420ac0

Join by meeting number: 2654 798 2815

Meeting password: qQwpu3rwk35

For video systems: 26547982815@jcsc.webex.com

Video system password: 77978379

Perth 1000 (AWST) 1300

Web URL (laptop/desktop): https://jcsc.webex.com/jcsc/j.php?MTID=m1042859fe067997ec6760a8af11cd901

Join by meeting number: 2653 565 5349

Meeting password: hiCQ36

For video systems: 26535655349@jcsc.webex.com

Video system password: 442736

For further information, please contact acsc.partner.info@defence.gov.au