jueves, 14 de marzo de 2013
Kali Linux (aka Backtrack 6) has been Released!
The moment we have been waiting for has finally arrived, Kali Linux has been released!
This is huge news for Backtrack Linux fans. Kali is, in essence, Backtrack 6. All you have come to expect from Backtrack is present, and more, but the tool has been reworked from the ground up. Hence the name change to Kali.
One of the biggest things you will notice when installing is that Kali is based off of Debian Linux, instead of Ubuntu. The install routine is slightly more involved than Backtrack 5.
The desktop still uses Gnome, but it does seem to have a different look/ feel to it:
A quick peek at the menu shows a very good addition. A “Top Ten Security Tools” menu has been added so you can get into your favorite tools faster.
Metasploit, Aircrack, Burpsuite, Nmap, Wireshark and several other top programs are now right at your fingertips:
But no worries, all the regular tools are still there too in the same menu system that Backtrack used.