Published:2014/10/16  Last Updated:2014/10/16

GIGAPOD vulnerable to denial-of-service (DoS)


GIGAPOD provided by TripodWorks CO.,LTD. contains a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability.

Products Affected

  • GIGAPOD OFFICEHARD Appliance model versions 3.04.03 and earlier
  • GIGAPOD 2010 / GIGAPOD 3 Appliance model versions 3.01.02 and earlier
  • GIGAPOD 2010 / GIGAPOD 3 Software model versions 3.01.02 and earlier


GIGAPOD file servers (Appliance model and Software model) from TripodWorks CO.,LTD. provide two web interfaces. First, a user web interface via ports 80/443, and a second, an administrative web interface via port 8001. The administrative web interface uses a version of the Apache HTTP server which contains a flaw in handling HTTP requests (CVE-2011-3192). As a result, GIGAPOD contains a denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability.


A remote attacker may be able to cause a denial-of-service (DoS).


Update the software
Apply the appropriate update according to the information provided by the developer.

Vendor Status

Vendor Status Last Update Vendor Notes
TripodWorks CO.,LTD. Vulnerable 2014/10/16 TripodWorks CO.,LTD. website


JPCERT/CC Addendum

Vulnerability Analysis by JPCERT/CC

Analyzed on 2014.10.16 (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


Teruo Yamada of IOS Corporation 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-2014-5329
JVN iPedia JVNDB-2014-000123