BackTrack 5 R2 out now!!!
BackTrack 5 R2 is available for download now. BackTrack is an Ubuntu-based distro that has a collection of security and forensics tools. Learn more about the fastest and best release of BackTrack yet..
This release runs on their custom-built 3.2.6 kernel. It has the best wireless support available. It has a lot of bugfixes and updates.
Following new apps have been added:
- a special BackTrack edition of Maltego 3.1.0 for your data mining activities
- recently-released CaseFile tool that helps to organize and collate data from several sources
- Metasploit 4.2.0 Community Edition, version 3.0 of the Social Engineer Toolkit, BeEF 0.4.3.2 and so on
Some new tools added to BackTrack include
- now including the Ubuntu updates in our repositories on a more regular basis.
If you are upgrading your existing BackTrack installation to R2 instead of freshly installing,the new update repository as shown below.
echo "deb http://updates.repository.backtrack-linux.org revolution main microverse non-free testing" >> /etc/apt/sources.list
apt-get update apt-get dist-upgrade
Learn more about BackTrack 5 R2