Port 8291 TCP
MikroTik WinBox Application Port, TCP 8291
Winbox is a Windows Application that is used to administer MikroTik RouterOS devices, typically this uses the port TCP 8291. MikroTik devices are relatively low-cost networking device used for routers, firewalls and switches.
It is a native Win32 binary file, but can be run on Linux and MacOS (OSX) operating system using emulation applications such as Wine.
MikroTik devices will also typically have a web interface offering the same functionality as the Winbox application, in a similar layout to the client application. Finally all the devices will usually have Telnet/SSH access for a command line interface.
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