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Questions tagged [kali-linux]

This tag should be used if your question involves Kali Linux, a Linux distribution based on Debian. Question regarding Kali Linux should not be related to specific setup (installing specific driver, modifying sources.list...) but oriented toward usage of Kali Linux tools. Kali is often used for security testing and comes with a huge set of tools for that. It is not a general-purpose Linux desktop distribution.

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i am using virtual box for Kali linux and it show different type of errors and dosen't start [on hold]

It was working first i dont know what happend it just suddenly stop. i reinstall it again and again but the error is still there
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E: Package 'software-center' has no installation candidate [duplicate]

I have installed kali linux 2019.2. I have tried installing software center using apt-get install software-center But it ends in following issue After googleing many things i found ...
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Kali linux is getting slower because of using python3 and multithreading

I have Kali Linux operating system, and lately i have been working with python scripts ( creating GUI using python and QT5) and i am using multiprocessing and multi-threading in my code. However I ...
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Find Linux Drivers for my GPU

I am trying to use hashcat on my Kali Linux computer, but it asks for a GPU device. I run this command: nvidia-smi. The result was: NVIDIA-SMI has failed because it couldn't communicate with the ...
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Installing NVIDIA drivers on non optimus laptop running Kali

I want to install the proprietary nvidia drivers on my laptop but I've read online that it's hard to do that with kali. I've seen multiple guides on how to do this but they're all for optimus laptops ...
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Correct Install Process for TPLink AC1300 V3 Archer T4U Kali Linux? [duplicate]

I am wondering if anyone has had any success installing the driver for v3 TPLink AC 1300 Archer T4U on Kali Linux?? I keep getting error 2 when trying to make. I have tried to install several drivers, ...
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How to install Kali Linux with grub?

Basically I want to install Kali Linux as dual boot with Windows 10, and I made the bootable USB, copied all the files, but when I load the USB it puts me into grub terminal, and I do boot, but it ...
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Resuming from hibernation error [on hold]

My windows computer shutdown unexpectedly last night. When I restart Kali in VM Virtual Box, this error occurs, and I cannot access the terminal: I have tried various suggestions from Youtube videos, ...
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FireFox error: Server Not Found. Although I am connected to my own wifi and chrome on windows 10 works? [closed]

I've been getting this error lately, firefox just gives up and I instantly get the "server not found" (404) error. I've tried putting my wireless card in monitor mode then deactivating it, tried to ...
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Kali Linux wifi problem on a Macbook Air with a BCM4360 [closed]

I had just installed Kali Linux on my Mac book air, and wifi doesn't work. When I type ifconfig -a there is only lo. I'm using BCM4360 (14E4:43A0). I had searched on internet and I found out that I ...
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Installing pip pywin32 on Kali Linux

I ran into a problem while programming with Python and PycharmCE on Kali Linux OS. Running: pip install pywin32 Outputs: Collecting pywin32 Could not find a version that satisfies the requirement ...
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. (Kali) I’m stuck [closed]

I downloaded the latest version on my 2012 mac, and flashed it onto a usb with etcher, it booted just fine, and everything seemed okay, but then I went to proxy and a popup appeared: Alert! Network ...
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Kali & Alfa Network Adapters - How to troubleshoot?

I bought a Alfa AWUS036NH (Ralink RT3070) for pentesting my home WAN, and I have been very happy when I found out the device is capable of ashtonishing performance, have an absurd amount of range and ...
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My system wont boot up after upgrade from 16.04 to 18.10 [closed]

I am using one of the Dell Vostro 3570 machines and Ubuntu; other distros would not install properly. Ubuntu 16.04 was OK, but problems began when I upgraded it to 18.10. System wont boot up even ...
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Ufw conficting with init systemd-sysv during install [closed]

I installed kali on my computer, but then I tried making it into a server, so I installed PHP, MySQL and apache2. I did some research and it told me to install UFW so I typed in the terminal: sudo ...
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How to run nmap from inside a chroot?

While I am trying to run nmap with privilege this message is showing: nmap: netutil.cc:3285: int route_dst_netlink(const sockaddr_storage*, route_nfo*, const char*, const sockaddr_storage*): ...
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Kali linux having graphic drivers problems

I am using Kali linux . My Computer machine has two graphics cards Intel Corporation HD Graphics 5500 and Radeon HD 8670A/ R5 M330. Intel 5500 is acting as VGA compatible Controller and AMD Radeon ...
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Wireless card scanning problem in monitor mood. Kali linux [duplicate]

I have updated kali. And i am not able to scan anything in monitor mood but before the update it was working.I dont know what to do.Below is wifite 2.0 i wait for much time but it doesnt show any ...
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GPG error when I want to apt update

I just installed Kali NetHunter and I'm trying to do a simple apt update but it looks like a public key is missing root@kali:~# apt-get update  0% [Waiting for headers] [Connected to packages....
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Virtualbox Bridged Network Problems [closed]

I'm running Fedora 30 as a host and Kali as the VM in Virtualbox. My problem is that I cannot ping anywhere successfully inside the command line using bridged networking. Firefox works fine, so I'm ...
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error while loading shared libraries [Packet Tracer] kali linux

When I try to open "packet tracer" in Kali Linux, the result is : ./PacketTracer7: error while loading shared libraries: ./libpng12.so.0: cannot read file data: Error 21
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My Kali Linux is not updating and neither is it installing apps

Whenever I try to update my Kali Linux or whenever I install new apps, it fails. I get the following logs. How can I fix this?
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How to burn the iso file window in disc?

This is my PC/OS detail I recently downloaded a 90 days trial version of Windows. My question is, when I right clicked to burn disc, I did't get any option like 'Burn to disc'. How to burn the ISO ...
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Why allow_url_include is Disabled? Kali DVWA

I have a problem with DVWA on Kali Linux. Errors: PHP function allow_url_include: Disabled reCAPTCHA key: Missing I installed according to the following commands: curl -fsSL https://download....
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Can't boot kali linux first time (dual boot) UTMP; TMDS & ACPI errors

After installing (which I have done 15 times over and over so far, with different installers) I don't know anymore what to do. With normal booting in kali (no extra GRUB parameters) I get the ...
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How to install Nvidia proprietary driver on a dual-gpu laptop properly?

This problem has been bothering me for months. I have a HP Envy Dv6 laptop, in which I installed Kali Linux. It has a dual gpu system with integrated graphics (Intel HD 4000) and dedicated GPU (...
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What is the difference between kali release numbers (kali1-5)?

The output of uname -r on my system is 4.19.0-kali1-amd64. I notice at the repository listing that there are multiple linux-image-4.19.0-kali# each with a different number, from kali1 to kali5. What ...
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Wsl kali startup

i set up sshd on kali,but i'm un able to set it up as an automatic process My server is 70 km far away i can Wake on lan the machine with my mobile,then i can not ssh cause Windows 10 pretend to give ...
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GRUB still seeing Ubuntu after formatting in Kali installation. How to proper configure boot?

I recently formatted my Ubuntu hard disk to install Kali on it. I formatted the entire hard disk through the Kali installation process. Now, my pc boots to "GNU GRUB Version 2.02" with "grub>" command ...
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dpkg errors in linux

Setting up python3-plotly (3.6.1+dfsg1-1) ... [Errno 5] Input/output error [Errno 5] Input/output error [Errno 5] Input/output error [Errno 5] Input/output error [Errno 5] Input/output error dpkg: ...
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How to import multiple OpenVPN files to network manager?

I just subscribed for ProtonVPN, and they provided me with a bunch of ovpn servers list. I downloaded all servers ovpn confg files and now I have like 100 of them in a folder in my system. I ...
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hostapd error in airgeddon with Kali Linux

I'm trying to perform an "evil twin" attack with airgeddon. In the last step of the attack, in AP window I have this error: nl80211: Could not configure driver mode nl80211 driver initialization ...
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Can't connect to Wi-Fi on Kali Linux [closed]

I just started using Kali Linux. I can't download any git clones or any drivers, and I have determined this is likely because I am not connected to the Internet. I booted Kali Linux from a USB. When I ...
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Kali apt-get update not working as it should

Whenever I do apt-get update on my Kali system, it only downloads from one source. root@anonymous # apt-get update Hit:1 http://kali.download/kali kali-rolling InRelease Reading package lists... Done ...
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lsusb shows USB WIFI NIC connected but no power to WIFI NIC

I have the following output with lsusb. What do i need to do to get power to my wifi card? iwconfig & ifconfig shows no wlan1 and i have no power going to the NIC. For more info see (detail on ...
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Kali Linux installation on USB drive

I want to install Kali Linux on a 64 GB USB drive and want to take it just anywhere and plug it in any PC and have my setup up and running. IOW I just want a HDD like complete Kali Linux portable ...
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Kali Linux 64 Bit (2019.1a Version) - can't connect to wifi [duplicate]

im running linux on vmware, my main pc has windows 10 and im able to connect to the wifi on it. for some reason on the Kali Linux when i first log in i cant find wifi on the settings bar, i can only ...
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Kali Linux Boot Partition is out of Space [duplicate]

Today I installed the 2019 Kali Linux on my HP laptop, 120GB Hard drive, 16GB Ram. I created 3 partitions; 20 GB EFI partition, 80 GB primary partition & 20 GB Swap approximately 10mins after the ...
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Weak WiFi signal on Macbook pro 2017 with dongle and airport on Kali Linux and Tails

I have installed Tails on my MacBook Pro 2017 using Live Usb and the wifi signal is very weak. I purchased a WiFi dongle thinking that it might solve the issue but unfortunately it is the same case ...
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Kali Linux USB folder sharing

Can I somehow "share a folder" in Kali Live so it is accessible in Windows?
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airodump-ng doesn't show results

When I run airodump-ng to scan Wi-Fis around me, I get no output, like there's nothing around me. I have a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 adapter that's integrated in my laptop (Dell Inspiron 15) and i'm ...
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File sharig between Live USB Kali Linux and main OS

I have Kali Linux in my USB with an encrypted partition and I know that I can see the main OS files from Kali. But is there a way to "share" a folder inside Kali, so I can see and modify files stored ...
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Error when executing 'startx' in Kali Linux

I am getting an error when executing the 'startx' command: root@localhost:~# startx [config] failed to pre-init udev X.Org X Server 1.20.3 X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 Build Operating ...
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Linux freezes after reboot/shutdown

I'm running a Kali Linux with KDE Plasma and encountered an issue where I cannot logout/reboot or shutdown. I tried adding acpi=force, apm=power_off' and reboot=bios to the GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT,...
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Kali - problem with kaldi/egs/voxforge/s5 run.sh

I try to launch run.sh but it fails. Does anyone know how to fix it? Text from terminal after launching run.sh: There was an error running the SLURM sbatch command. The command was: '/usr/bin/...
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Armitage not finding any attacks [closed]

Running Kali, ran full update. Armitage opens and runs, I can scan hosts, but when I click Find Attacks, it finishes instantly and finds nothing. The host I am testing against is a known-vulnerable ...
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Kali Linux doesn't recognize Nvidia GT220

I have an Nvidia GT220 graphic card that kali doesn't detect it. I refer to the following links but problem has not been resolved. When I install driver and reboot the machine, linux does not boot. ...
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Installing “software centre” on Kali [duplicate]

I'm trying to install some software on Kali 2019.1 (VMware Workstation 12) following instructions here, but nothing is working. I've downloaded the ISO from the official Kali website. Attempting to ...
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“A stop job is running” for a long time when shutting down Kali Linux

When I power off my Kali system, it takes forever to power off. The stop job starts with 1min30sec but keeps increasing; So, I am not able to shutdown it properly and I have to force the computer to ...
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kali rolling install on External HDD problem

I encountered some problems after installing kalil inux to the external hard drive. I installed kali linux to a mobile hard drive.(Mobile hard drive is USB conversion SATA HDD ) Hard disk partition ...