Better names.
diff --git a/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge.java b/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge.java
index c5ab4eb..a0fd426 100644
--- a/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge.java
+++ b/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge.java
@@ -36,7 +36,7 @@
 @Deprecated
 public class ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge extends AbstractLogEventBridge<ObjectInputStream> {
 
-    private final List<String> allowedClasses;
+    private final List<String> allowedExtraClasses;
 
     public ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge() {
         this(Collections.<String>emptyList());
@@ -45,11 +45,11 @@
     /**
      * Constructs an ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge with additional allowed classes to deserialize.
      *
-     * @param allowedClasses class names to also allow for deserialization
+     * @param allowedExtraClasses class names to also allow for deserialization
      * @since 2.8.2
      */
-    public ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge(final List<String> allowedClasses) {
-        this.allowedClasses = allowedClasses;
+    public ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge(final List<String> allowedExtraClasses) {
+        this.allowedExtraClasses = allowedExtraClasses;
     }
 
     @Override
@@ -64,6 +64,6 @@
 
     @Override
     public ObjectInputStream wrapStream(final InputStream inputStream) throws IOException {
-        return new FilteredObjectInputStream(inputStream, allowedClasses);
+        return new FilteredObjectInputStream(inputStream, allowedExtraClasses);
     }
 }
diff --git a/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/TcpSocketServer.java b/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/TcpSocketServer.java
index 29d834b..9d51f3d 100644
--- a/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/TcpSocketServer.java
+++ b/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/TcpSocketServer.java
@@ -196,17 +196,17 @@
      * @param port The port number, or 0 to automatically allocate a port number.
      * @param backlog The server socket backlog.
      * @param localBindAddress The local InetAddress the server will bind to
-     * @param allowedClasses additional class names to allow for deserialization
+     * @param allowedExtraClasses additional class names to allow for deserialization
      * @return a new a socket server
      * @throws IOException if an I/O error occurs when opening the socket.
      * @since 2.8.2
      */
     @Deprecated
     public static TcpSocketServer<ObjectInputStream> createSerializedSocketServer(final int port, final int backlog,
-        final InetAddress localBindAddress, final List<String> allowedClasses) throws IOException {
+        final InetAddress localBindAddress, final List<String> allowedExtraClasses) throws IOException {
         LOGGER.entry(port);
         final TcpSocketServer<ObjectInputStream> socketServer = new TcpSocketServer<>(port, backlog, localBindAddress,
-            new ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge(allowedClasses));
+            new ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge(allowedExtraClasses));
         return LOGGER.exit(socketServer);
     }
 
diff --git a/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/UdpSocketServer.java b/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/UdpSocketServer.java
index b6b4ada..63355a8 100644
--- a/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/UdpSocketServer.java
+++ b/log4j-server/src/main/java/org/apache/logging/log4j/server/UdpSocketServer.java
@@ -70,16 +70,15 @@
      * Creates a socket server that reads serialized log events.
      *
      * @param port the port to listen
-     * @param allowedClasses additional classes to allow for deserialization
+     * @param allowedExtraClasses additional classes to allow for deserialization
      * @return a new a socket server
      * @throws IOException if an I/O error occurs when opening the socket.
      * @since 2.8.2
      */
     @Deprecated
     public static UdpSocketServer<ObjectInputStream> createSerializedSocketServer(final int port,
-                                                                                  final List<String> allowedClasses)
-        throws IOException {
-        return new UdpSocketServer<>(port, new ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge(allowedClasses));
+            final List<String> allowedExtraClasses) throws IOException {
+        return new UdpSocketServer<>(port, new ObjectInputStreamLogEventBridge(allowedExtraClasses));
     }
 
     /**