BackTrack

Minimum Size (megabytes): 

3142

Maximum Size (megabytes): 

3194

Last Stable Version: 

5 R3

Last Release: 

Aug 13, 2012

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Backtrack has been replaced with Kali Linux.

Comments

I'm following a book called,

I'm following a book called, "Defense Against the Black Arts" by Jesse Varsalone and Matthew McFadden. It recommended I download BackTrack, but the download site says that BackTrack 5 is OUTDATED and no longer supported – Downloads have been discontinued. How different is Kali Linux? Will it still work? If not, what is the closest alternative to BackTrack?

login : root

login : root Password :toor

startx

startx

if you need to login use

if you need to login use "root" (no pass) use startx to start the visual environment (for BT4)