Download BackBox Linux 3.01 -PenTesting Distro


The BackBox Team annnounced the updated release of BackBox Linux, the version 3.01. This release include features such as Linux Kernel 3.2 and Xfce 4.8.

BackBox is an Ubuntu based Linux distribution penetration test and security assessment oriented providing a network and informatic systems analysis toolkit. BackBox desktop environment includes a minimal yet complete set of tools required for ethical hacking and security testing.



What's new
  • New and updated hacking tools (ex. backfuzz, beef, bluediving, cvechecker, htexploit, metasploit, set, sqlmap, websploit, weevely, wpscan, zaproxy, etc.)
  • System improvements
  • Upstream components
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved auditing menu
  • Improved Wi-Fi dirvers (compat-wireless aircrack patched)

The ISO images (32bit & 64bit) can be downloaded from the following location:
http://www.backbox.org/downloads

BackBox Linux 2.01 Released ! ~ Penetration Testing Distribution


BackBox released BackBox Linux v2.01 .The new release include features such as Ubuntu 11.04, Linux Kernel 2.6.38 and Xfce 4.8.0.

BackBox is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. It has been developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments. Designed to be fast, easy to use and provide a minimal yet complete desktop environment, thanks to its own software repositories, always being updated to the latest stable version of the most used and best known ethical hacking tools

Changelog:
  • System upgrade
  • Performance boost
  • New look
  • Improved start menu
  • Bug corrections
  • New sections such as Forensic Analysis, Documentation & Reporting and Reverse Engineering
  • New Hacking tools and updated tools such as dradis 2.8, ettercap 0.7.4.2, john 1.7.8, metasploit 4.2, nmap 5.51, set 2.5.2, sleuthkit 3.2.1, w3af 1.0, weevely 0.5, wireshark 1.6.3, etc.

System requirements
  • 32-bit or 64-bit processor
  • 256 MB of system memory (RAM)
  • 4.4 GB of disk space for installation
  • Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
  • DVD-ROM drive or USB port
The ISO images (32bit & 64bit) can be downloaded from the following location: http://www.backbox.org/downloads

BackBox Linux 2 Released~ Penetration Testing Distribution


Backbox Linux is One of Linux(ubuntu 11.04) based Penetration Testing Distribution(just like Backtrack), developed for Security Professionals. They released Backbox Linux 2 .

Backbox Linux 2 is developed from Ubuntu 11.04(latest ubuntu version) and Kernel 2.6.38.

What's new
  • System upgrade
  • Performance boost
  • New look and feel
  • Improved start menu
  • Bug fixing
  • Hacking tools new or updated
  • Three new section: Vulnerabilty Assessment, Forensic Analysis and VoIP Analysis
  • Much, much more!

System requirements
  • 32-bit or 64-bit processor
  • 256 MB of system memory (RAM)
  • 2 GB of disk space for installation
  • Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
  • DVD-ROM drive or USB port

Screenshots of BackBox Linux 2 :





Download it from here:

http://www.backbox.org/content/download