BlackArch Linux

BlackArch Linux

BlackArch Linux is an Arch Linux-based distribution designed for penetration testers and security researchers. It is supplied as a live DVD image that comes with several lightweight window managers, including Fluxbox, Openbox, Awesome and spectrwm. It ships with over a thousand specialist tools for penetration testing and forensic analysis. If you want to install BlackArch using VirtualBox, make sure to choose the right ISO. Check if your hardware supports virtualization. If so enable it in your UEFI/BIOS settings. If not, you must use the 32 bit ISO. Qemu with KVM was successfully tested and can be used instead of VirtualBox

Black Arch Linux is an Arch Linux-based penetration testing distribution for penetration testers and security researchers. The Blackarch comes with a tools repository that contains over 1800 tools with new ones being added quite frequently. Let us take a brief look at this Linux distro. BlackArch is constantly being updated and offer the latest package on Github. The BlackArch team release quarterly a new ISO containing all the packages up to date. You must first get the right ISO on the blackarch iso page and install it following the instruction of the script installer.

Download & Install BlackArch :

BlackArch is compatible with normal Arch installations. It acts as an unofficial user repository available for installing on top of ArchLinux. Just run as root and run the following commands – curl -O https :// blackarch .org/ strap .sh
sha1sum strap .sh # should match : 86 eb4efb68918dbfdd1e22862a48fda20a8145ff
sudo ./ strap .sh
sudo pacman -Syyu ​Then you can go ahead and install the packages you want atop of your Arch setup.

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