Kali Linux

License / Price: Freeware
Version: 2.0
Language: English
File size: 3.1GB
Developer: Offensive Security
OS: Linux
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Kali Linux OS

Kali Linux is a Debian-based Linux distribution aimed at advanced Penetration Testing and Security Auditing.
Kali contains several hundred tools aimed at various information security tasks, such as Penetration Testing, Forensics and Reverse Engineering.

Kali Linux is developed using a secure environment with only a small number of trusted people that are allowed to commit packages, with each package being signed by the developer.

Kali also has a custom-built kernel that is patched for injection.

Kali Linux includes many well known security tools, including:

  • Nmap
  • Aircrack-ng
  • Kismet
  • Wireshark
  • Metasploit Framework
  • Burp Suite
  • John The Ripper
  • Social Engineering Toolkit
  • Airodump-ng

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