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Download of the day: Kali Linux ( BackTrack Linux )

Kali Linux is the successor of the BackTrack Penetration Testing Linux distribution has been released. From the official project page:

Kali is a complete re-build of BackTrack Linux, adhering completely to Debian development standards. All-new infrastructure has been put in place, all tools were reviewed and packaged, and we use Git for our VCS.

Fig.01: Kali Linux desktop

Fig.01: Kali Linux desktop

What’s new in Kali Linux version 1.0?

  1. 300 penetration testing tools.
  2. FHS (Filesystem Hierarchy Standard) compliant.
  3. Enhanced and vast wireless device support.
  4. Custom kernel patched for injection.
  5. GPG signed packages and repos.
  6. ARMEL and ARMHF support: Kali is currently available for the following ARM devices:
    1. rk3306 mk/ss808
    2. Raspberry Pi
    3. ODROID U2/X2
    4. Samsung Chromebook

Kali Linux screen shots

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Download Kali Linux DVD/ISO images

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  • Sem February 1, 2017, 11:42 am

    Custom Kali linux KDE Mate Xxce Lxde e17 i3wm download iso 32-64 bit

  • Fin January 30, 2017, 1:32 pm

    Custom Kali Linux 32-64 bit KDE Xfce Mate e17 Lxde i3wm download iso

  • Indra January 6, 2016, 3:38 am

    exuse me friend, what’s different between GNOME and Mini ISO?

    • Henrock August 30, 2016, 6:29 am

      Mini ISO = Without Desktop environment
      GNOME = Desktop Environment with basic Desktop functions (such as gui`s for many of the built-in programs/scripts)

  • Joshua December 24, 2014, 2:53 pm

    When i go to the download link it says 404 error

  • fade June 22, 2014, 3:45 am

    Thanks for the heads

  • Aditya Jadhav March 12, 2014, 2:40 pm

    nothing download 32bit image :( broken link :-o

  • freecs February 24, 2014, 1:26 pm

    Have been trying to download the iso but none of them seem to be downloading completely

  • maz_bagoes4all December 31, 2013, 8:50 am

    not support for i686 processor

  • Morgan Kimfan May 7, 2013, 6:16 am

    Hey where do I get a KDE version 32bit?

  • wish May 3, 2013, 7:10 am

    holly shit……mini version of kali extremally runs on Rooted Android device…….and nearby all tools work’s well………..

  • a;o April 13, 2013, 5:35 pm


  • sas33 March 13, 2013, 6:55 pm

    how is that 34 BIT version????

    • Djarn March 14, 2013, 3:02 pm

      calm down, it was typo, breath in, breath out

  • Matt March 13, 2013, 6:38 pm

    34-bit? I don’t know if I can run a 34-bit architecture.

    • nixcraft March 13, 2013, 7:08 pm

      Thanks for the heads up!

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