Published:2014/08/12  Last Updated:2014/08/12

Dominion KX2-101 vulnerable to denial-of-service (DoS)


Dominion KX2-101 provided by Raritan Japan, Inc. contains a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability.

Products Affected

  • Dominion KX2-101


Dominion KX2-101 provided by Raritan Japan, Inc. is a KVM-over-IP switch. Dominion KX2-101 contains a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability.


By receiving a specially crafted packet, the product may be forced to stop responding.


Upgrade to Dominion KX2-101 V2
The vulnerability has been addressed in Dominion KX2-101 V2.
Note that the developer is no longer selling and supporting Dominion KX2-101.

Vendor Status

Vendor Link
Raritan Japan, Inc. Dominion KX II-101 V2


JPCERT/CC Addendum

Vulnerability Analysis by JPCERT/CC

Analyzed on 2014.08.12 (CVSS Base Metrics)

What is CVSS?

Measures Severity Description
Access Vector(AV) Local (L) Adjacent Network (A) Network (N) A vulnerability exploitable with network access means the vulnerable software is bound to the network stack and the attacker does not require local network access or local access. Such a vulnerability is often termed "remotely exploitable".
Access Complexity(AC) High (H) Medium (M) Low (L) Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist.
Authentication(Au) Multiple (M) Single (S) None (N) Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.
Confidentiality Impact(C) None (N) Partial (P) Complete (C) There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.
Integrity Impact(I) None (N) Partial (P) Complete (C) There is no impact to the integrity of the system.
Availability Impact(A) None (N) Partial (P) Complete (C) There is a total shutdown of the affected resource.

Base Score:7.8


Yusuke Okano reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.

Other Information

JPCERT Reports
CERT Advisory
CPNI Advisory
CVE CVE-2014-3901
JVN iPedia JVNDB-2014-000097