MRTG Web Application Detection
Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2565
SynopsisThe remote host is running Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG).
DescriptionThe remote host is running Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG). MRTG is a web-based tool that collects data from routers and switches and then displays the information in a graph format. An attacker perusing this page would be able to gain information regarding routers, interfaces, traffic patterns, and more. This information could then be used to launch more sophisticated, targeted attacks.
SolutionEnsure that the page is protected by a password and/or ACLs.