We’ve seen many people break their Kali Linux installations by following unofficial advice, or arbitrarily populating their sources.list file with unneeded repositories. The following post aims to clarify what repositories should exist in sources.list, and when they should be used.
BackTrack Linux introduced a “Forensic Boot” option to the operating system that continued on through BackTrack 5 and now exists in Kali Linux.
In keeping with the Kali Linux Network Services Policy, there are no network services, including database services, running on boot so there are a couple of steps that need to be taken in order to get Metasploit up and running with database support.
This document explains how to make use of NVIDIA video hardware and install the drivers on a Kali Linux system. The first step is to fully update your Kali Linux system and make sure you have the kernel headers installed.
Should you decide to install Kali Linux within VirtualBox, you will need to follow the instructions below in order to successfully install the Linux Guest Addition tools.
Should you decide to create your own VMware installation of Kali Linux rather than using our pre-made VMware images, you will need to follow the instructions below in order to successfully install VMware Tools in your Kali installation.