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Cricket Network Monitor Detection

Low

Synopsis

The remote host may give an attacker information useful for future attacks.

Description

The remote host is running Cricket, a tool for mapping and displaying network information. An attacker happening upon an installation of Cricket will be able to gain much information regarding the next phase of their attack. Cricket typically displays detailed information regarding networking equipment, connections, latency, average bandwidth, revision, uptime, etc.

Solution

Ensure that Cricket is not available to anonymous users.