From the Log4J article, it said "One of the few GW components containing log4j 1.2.17 are NCES assertions. If desired, you can remove this NCES assertions. On a side note, these NCES assertions will be removed in GW 10.1 CR1."
May I know what is the NCES assertions?
How Can I remove those assertions?
Release : 9.4
There are 2 NCES assertions, NcesDecoratorAssertion and NcesValidatorAssertion.
In those assertions NCES stands for Net-Centric Enterprise Services. It's a legacy project, never went into production.
As per https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Net-Centric_Enterprise_Services, Net-Centric Enterprise Services is a Department of Defense program, managed by the Defense Information Systems Agency, to develop information technology infrastructure services for future systems used by the United States military.