Unable to scan the URL. Installed Arachni in window machine

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27 Sep, 2017 01:17 PM

Hi Team,

I am new to Arachni tool and exploring the options and it's feasibility on windows machine.
I have installed windows 64bit version build and able to login using admin id's.Post login when I try to scan a URL, tool stopped working and showing a continues message as " The scan is initializing, please wait..." I have waited for good amount time and also tried checking in new session and different URL's but the error is same in all cases.

Can anyone help in Arachni tool usage on windows machine and how to scan a web application where user has to login and navigate to different pages in the web application.

P.S: Due to limitations, I will not be able to use Kali linux for testing.

Thanks and Regards,
Chatrapathy Jakkam

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Tasos Laskos on 05 Oct, 2017 10:30 AM

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    Can you please post the system resources of your machine? CPU/RAM/Disk etc.

  2. 2 Posted by Chatrapathy on 11 Oct, 2017 09:51 AM

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    Below are are requested details.
    CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4310U CPU @2.00Ghz 2.60Ghz
    RAM: 4.00GB
    Disk: 500GB
    System type: 64-bit operating system

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Tasos Laskos on 13 Oct, 2017 09:15 AM

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    RAM is on the low side, this could be an issue, can you tell how much memory is actually available when you try to start a scan?

  4. 4 Posted by Aznariy on 21 Feb, 2018 06:43 PM

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    I get the same situation with:

    CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7600 CPU @2.80Ghz(4 CPUs) 2.9Ghz
    RAM: 16384 GB
    Disk: 256 GB
    System: Windows 10 64-bit x64 based processor

    Were we able to find a solution to aforementioned problem?

  5. Support Staff 5 Posted by Tasos Laskos on 26 Mar, 2018 08:08 AM

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    I'm not having this issue, I can't reproduce. Is this behavior consistent?

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