The BackBox is based on Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, running a Linux kernel v2.6.32 with Xfce 4.6.1. It provides a complete desktop experience, coupled with a simplified usage of the system resources making it suitable in situations where speed is a crucial factor. BackBox is designed to be an useful and simple tool for Penetration Testing. It also supports themes such as – Thunar, GDM and the Plymouth theme.
It contains the following applications and more:
This distro supports both – 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems!
Download BackBox Linux 1 RC here.