eXist-db 4.8.0 and 5.3.1 released
December 16, 2021
Submitted by Adam Retter.
eXist-db 4.8.0 and 5.3.1 have just been released to address the “log4jshell” security issue (CVE-2021-44228). You can download them from -
These releases are important security hot-fix releases. They address and close CVE-2021-44228 by updating log4j to version 2.15.0.