by Anshuman    November 10, 2019

Kali Linux is a Debian-based Linux distribution operating system and it is widely used for Penetration Testing and Security Auditing. Kali contains many several tools which are mostly used for various information security tasks, such as Penetration Testing, Security research, Computer Forensics and Reverse Engineering. Kali Linux is developed, funded and maintained by Offensive Security.

Free to download

Kali Linux is free to download from the official website. Kali Linux image files make a fresh release every few months, which is always available for downloa. For more information, you can visit their official website Kali Linux Downloads

Installation Requirements

A minimum of 20 GB disk space for the Kali Linux install.

1. RAM for i386 and amd64 architectures,

2. Minimum: 1GB, recommended: 2GB or more.

3. CD-DVD Drive / USB boot support.

A minimum of 20 GB disk space for the Kali Linux install.

For more information on install Kali Linux, you can visit their official website Kali Linux Hard Disk Installation

More than 600 penetration testing tools

Kali Linux has around more than 600 penetration testing tools from various domains and it will be very helpful for ethical hackers to penetrate a network. The tools are categorized from these domains such as

Information Gathering, Vulnerability Analysis, Wireless Attacks, Web Applications, Exploitation Tools, Stress Testing, Forensics Tools, Sniffing & Spoofing, Password Attacks, Maintaining Access, Reverse Engineering, Reporting Tools and Hardware Hacking.

Open source Git tree

Kali Linux development tree open source by the community for all. The complete source code of Kali Linux is available for anyone who ever wants to do some modifications or rebuild the packages as per their needs. For information on Kali Git tree please visit their official website Kali Linux Git

For more information on Kali Linux

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Happy Hacking :)

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