Tag: backtrack

Penetration Testing, Security

Two alternatives for Backtrack

Kali Linux From the creators of BackTrack comes Kali Linux, the most advanced and versatile penetration testing distribution ever created. BackTrack has grown far beyond its humble roots as a live CD and has now become a full-fledged operating system.   Bugtraq Bugtraq system offers the most comprehensive distribution, optimal, and stable with automated services …

Cracking, Wireless

WEP cracking using Gerix Wifi Cracker in BackTrack

GerixWiFiCracker is GUI for Aircrack-ng suite, is designed for pentesting in a realworld with efficent and userfriendly graphic interface. Get Gerix WIFI Cracker: apt-get update apt-get install gerix-wifi-cracker You can use the program for various types of attack on wifi networks: – Cracking WEP (chop-chop, fragmentation) – Cracking WPA (based on wordlist or rainbow tables) …

Cracking, Penetration Testing, Wireless

WEP cracking using fern wifi cracker in BackTrack

Fern Wifi Cracker is a Wireless security auditing and attack software program written using the Python Programming Language and the Python Qt GUI library, the program is able to crack and recover WEP/WPA/WPS keys and also run other network based attacks on wireless or ethernet based networks. > Open BackTrack 5 R3. > Go to …


Add logon GUI to Backtrack

Install GDM apt-get install gdmapt-get install gdm Load GDM at startup Open etc/rc.local file and add the following line: /usr/sbin/gdm &/usr/sbin/gdm & before line, exit 0. Load X Windows interface automatically Open or create file /home/user_name/.bash_profile and add the following line: startxstartx For the root user, create or open file /root/.bash_profile to add the startx …


Screenshot in BackTrack 5

Backtrack 5 KDE apt-get install ksnapshotapt-get install ksnapshot   BackTrack 5 Gnome apt-get install gnome-utilsapt-get install gnome-utils   The utils package for KDE apt-get install kdeutilsapt-get install kdeutils This package will also install other useful tools into BackTrack 5 KDE such as Archive manager Ark! 😉

Backtrack, Linux

Install Network Manager in BackTrack 5

Network Manager installation apt-get -y install network-manager-kdeapt-get -y install network-manager-kde or apt-get -y install network-manager-gnomeapt-get -y install network-manager-gnome Backup interfaces file cp etc/network/interfaces etc/network/interfaces.bakcp etc/network/interfaces etc/network/interfaces.bak Empty interfaces file echo "auto lo" > etc/network/interfacesecho "auto lo" > etc/network/interfaces Restart BackTrack rebootreboot

Distributions, Frameworks, Penetration Testing

BackTrack Alternative and Similar Software

BLACKBUNTU – Penetration Testing distribution Blackbuntu is distribution for penetration testing which was specially designed for security training students and practitioners of information security. Download GnackTrack – Penetration Testing Distro for Gnome Fans GnackTrack is an open and free project to merge penetration testing tools and the linux Gnome desktop. GnackTrack is a Live (and …