BackBox Linux 3.05 released!

The BackBox Team is pleased to announce the updated release of BackBox Linux, the version 3.05. This release include features such as Linux Kernel 3.2, compat-wireless 3.8 (with Aircrack-NG patch) and Xfce 4.8.

The ISO images (32bit & 64bit) can be downloaded from the following location:

http://www.backbox.org/downloads

What's new

  • System improvements
  • Upstream components
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved Update menu
  • Improved Wi-Fi drivers (compat-wireless v3.8 with Aircrack-NG patch)
  • Full support to Kernel 3.5 and 3.8 (install it with apt-get/synaptic)
  • Predisposition to ARM architecture (new armhf.iso coming soon)
  • New and updated hacking tools (automater, inundator, ettercap, wireshark, se-toolkit, metasploit, sqlmap, beef, recon-ng, zaproxy, weevely, thc-ipv6, truecrack, hashcat, etc.)

System requirements

  • 32-bit or 64-bit processor
  • 512 MB of system memory (RAM)
  • 4.4 GB of disk space for installation
  • Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
  • DVD-ROM drive or USB port