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Login Credentails for BackBox Linux VM

4 hours 46 min ago
Can someone help with Login Credentails for BackBox VM ??
Thanks in Advance

Re: apt-get problem

8 hours 15 min ago
One repository is down, or not online or not supported anymore etc.. Wait for hour or two, then try again. And you can use apt and not apt-get (apt update && apt upgrade).

apt-get problem

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 23:27
 hi guys

 i have problem when update backbox


:~# apt-get update && apt-get upgrade
Ign precise InRelease
Ign precise InRelease                      ...

Re: wifite r93 issue

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 17:21
Ok, thanks for your fast reply and alternative.
I wanted to test a virtual router and wifte is a convenient tool. ^^

Re: wifite r93 issue

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 20:53
Hi @Desy,
we are already aware of the problem.

We have already contacted Brian Pow, the developer, hoping to correct the problem as soon as possible.



If you need urgently to test a WEP network, clones the following GIT this works:
$ g...

wifite r93 issue

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:48

3 days ago my backbox installed the latest updates and wifite stopped working properly. When i start wifite i get the following result in the terminal

  • WPA cracking disabled
  • WEP .cap file saving enabled
  • temp folder /tmp/wifite...

Re: Wash no results

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 21:18
My wash exits immediately after it is started (wlan0 is set to be in monitor mode). I've read on some Arch forums that it would be best to downgrade libpcap library to an older version. I did that to a 1.3.0-1 version , and now wash and reaver works li...

Re: Time to remove wpscan

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 20:26
Oh great - i didn't knew that. Actually i never thought that there was something like a dual-licence For metasploit, the commercial products offer many more features and usability, so i was never thinking about a licence issue here

So BackBox is ...

Re: Time to remove wpscan

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 21:40
That is not issue, because they have dual-licensed system and we can go with it when you get full working product. If we look metasploit have same license system.

Re: 2 small forum requests

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 21:35

I will agree on point one, 2nd one I don't know i don't use it, but we will look on that. We will add favicon .

2 small forum requests

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 19:09

i have 2 - somehow simple - requests:
1. can a favicon.ico added to the forum? I have a hard time guessing which tab to use when browsing with more tabs, especially in chromium
2. can the tapatalk support enabled again? Was it disabled with a r...

Time to remove wpscan

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 18:20
Hey guys, just stumbled across this:

Looks like wpscan is now a commercial licensed product (but with an alternative).


Wed, 01/21/2015 - 18:18
I think that a wifi penetration testing is the lowest tool in the distro, its a good idea strengthen.

The best tools in my opininon goyscript. I'm trying to translate this tool to backbox... 

if you can look it and think about it 

Re: Install mdk3 in BackBox 4 (patch included)

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 10:57
thanks big brother

Re: OpenVas BackBox 4 installation script.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 15:54
Thanks TAZ, i know that with cat we need to escape all instances of $.


Sat, 01/17/2015 - 21:05
Can this tool be included, it's used for disk encryption and it's better than Truecrypt
Veracrypt :


Sat, 01/17/2015 - 21:00
if it's possible i want to see this tool included in the next version :
Moscrack :

Re: OpenVas BackBox 4 installation script.

Sat, 01/17/2015 - 18:07
just need to put a \ before the $ in line 193 and make the init script executable 

Re: HDMI display not detected

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 22:28
Sorry man i did check about your problem but in this point i don't know how to help you but ( ), check this link:

Re: Turn off screen goes white

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 22:22
Just play with "Light Locker Setting" and you can fix it.

Try to set "Blank screen after" to never etc..