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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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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Rename Root folder directory - I've managed to rename folder structure to my name by mistake [closed]

Using Kali Linux and somehow managed to rename a folder in the structure: root:/bin/bash/myName So my question is how can I rename the myName folder? as I would like to set up a new user profile ...
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Nautilus doesn't open anymore

When I use the icon for nautilus, it seems to try to open, but then just gives up. When I type in nautilus into the terminal, it responds with: ** (nautilus:10331): WARNING **: 17:41:30.103: ...
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Realtek RTL8821 Ethernet card not detected by Kali Linux

When installing Kali Linux, an error message appears during the "Detect network hardware" step. The message says: "No Ethernet card was detected. if you know the name of the driver needed by your ...
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How tdo you add an unallocated space partition to your kali linux partition? (Kali linux dual booted with windows 10)

I am currently using Kali linux as a dual boot with windows 10. I cannot figure out how to allocate my Kali linux OS unallocated space that I have on one of my drives without reinstalling. I have ...
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How to make wine find mscoree.dll?

I'm getting this when I try to load up some PE binary for a cracking game under Kali. Getting it to run at all isn't part of the challenge. 0009:err:module:fixup_imports_ilonly mscoree.dll not found,...
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Kali Linux keeps getting stuck during Configuring the network during install from USB

I'm trying to install Kali from a USB, and everything seems fine until you try to get to the point of inputting your hostname. Everythings fine; The language selection and other stuff like CD-ROM ...
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Kali live USB Boot -Stop Bleeping

I run Kali from a live boot USB. When I boot up a blue option screen appears along with a “ bleep” How do I stop the “ bleep” - it’s driving my wife mad. Turning the volume down on the LT has no ...
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Kali Linux (Kernel 4.19) MT7610u failed to load

I have installed Kali Linux alongside windows 10 on my system all is good except I get the following errors in dmesg every time I boot. mt76x0 1-1.3:1.0: firmware: failed to load mediatek/mt7610u....
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Building sstp-client on Kali Linux from Source: dpkg errors

I am following the commands below--modified from the answer here--in hopes of building a .deb package of sstp-client for my Kali Linux build. I eventually want a username/password-authenticated SSTP ...
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How install program shodan

I have Kali Linux and I want to install shodan, but it gives me an error message: $ easy_install shodan -bash: easy_install: command not found Can you tell me what can I do ?
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Internal wireless card setup VirtualBox on Mac

Is it possible somehow to access the wifi of the Mac from VirtualBox. I haven't found any useful tutorial yet. I'm using a Macbook Air late 2017
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how to fix E: Unmet dependencies in kali linux? [duplicate]

I did sudo apt-get install wine32 And here are the results: root@kali:~# sudo apt-get install wine32 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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How to Install Linux without CD/USB

I have a machine with no CD/DVD drive. I do not own a USB. This device has only 32gigs of memory. I have a Kali iso that I want to install on it. The notebook currently runs on Debian. Any ideas on ...
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Proxychains reverts config file to basic default values after use it

This is about proxychains in Kali Linux. I use proxychains on my desktop without any problem, but when I try use it on my laptop I install tor, and proxychains, and I configure proxychains.conf and ...
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Stuck in initramfs

Earlier today I was downloading some files with smbclient, after downloading I did rm -rf * in the directory that had downloaded files but after that my terminal go inside // I wasnt able to run any ...
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Manual partitioning for encrypted LVM setup is blocked

I am trying to Install Kali Linux on my MacBook Pro for dual boot with Mac. Here is the GUI I am talking about (the same is in Debian and Ubuntu, but just to clarify this I found image in google): ...
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Network in Kali Linux 2019.1 [duplicate]

I have installed Kali Linux recently. But now im facing a problem that wifi in Kali Linux didnt search any network. How to solve that?
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Kali linux on Gemini PDA : vim error when `apt-get upgrade`

I have installed Kali linux on my Gemini pda. It boot up fine and works without problems. I tried to run apt-get update and then apt-get upgrade, but the second command fail all the time. I get the ...
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Kali Linux randomly sleeping

A few days ago I installed kali Linux onto my old laptop via a bootable usb, went through the install with no problems and booted into the OS, when I tried to log in the laptop screen would go ...
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Can't change default session [duplicate]

I have Kali-64bit installed in Virtual Box, and I'm simply trying to set the MATE environment as my default for when I reboot/shutdown and log in afterwards. I've tried update-alternatives --config ...
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Kali linux crash on desktop

I made a Kali bootable USB drive with latest Kali release (Kali linux 64 bit, version 2019.1a https://www.kali.org/downloads/). Loading Kali and doing any action on desktop (like moving mouse for a ...
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My Kali upgrade fails - location of the log to find out the problem

Where is the log that tells me where the upgrade got to before it failed. My current info: No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Kali Description: Kali GNU/Linux Rolling Release: 2019....
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Installing PowerShell on 32-bit Kali OS fails

I am having some issues installing PowerShell on my 32-bit Kali Linux PC.  I followed this guide and started with: apt update && apt -y install curl gnupg apt-transport-https Next, I ...
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Can not upgrade Kali,not enough space in /var/cache/apt/archives

I installed Kali Linux on VM VirtualBox(my host is Ubuntu 18.04). I am newbee to Kali,but the two linked questions are not related to my problem. When I try to upgrade Kali apt upgrade 926 upgraded, ...
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Wi-Fi adapter not showing any IPv4 address in Kali Linux [closed]

I have bought an Alfa AWUS036NH and I think I have set it up properly but when I type ifconfig while running Kali Linux, there is no device showing an IPv4 address. Output: eth0: flags=4163<UP,...
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1 NFC Device found but won't list it

I am running a VM of Kali Linux. I have an ACR122U NFC Card Reader. One problem I have been having is that when I attach the NFC reader to my PC and run nfc-scan-device -v, it returns "1 NFC device ...
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Macbook Pro VBox Kali Linux Wifi Not Working

I recently installed Kali on VBox and set my network settings in VBox to Bridged Adapter which seemed to allow wifi to work for 1-2 days. Now, I am unable to connect to the internet at all, and can't ...
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Can't boot Kali with UEFI Stuck at grub-rescue

I had Ubuntu 18.04 on my laptop and just decided to try Kali. I downloaded Kali Linux 64 Bit and installed it using a live USB. Everything looked fine during the installation but I think I messed up ...
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Add openjfx class path in debian for Java11

Distribution is Kali Linux Java11 is installed: java -version openjdk version "11.0.2" 2019-01-15 OpenJDK Runtime Environment (build 11.0.2+9-Debian-3) OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM (build 11.0.2+9-Debian-...
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RTL8821CE not working [duplicate]

I have Lenovo IdeaPad 330, before i installed Kali Linux 2019.1, i had Windows 10 installed, and wifi worked perfectly, i tried in Ubuntu(also last version), and kali, like where's no option for wifi. ...
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Enable dead keys in Gnome login screen (Gnome 3.30.2)

I am running Kali Linux 2019 with Gnome 3.30.2 on a somewhat older Lenovo ThinkPad s540 and I am really enjoying modern Gnome. I do have a problem though; I'm located in the Netherlands, so the ...
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kali linux no wifi networks pop up. vmware [duplicate]

I'm using vm ware and my wired connecting works but by my wireless wifi connecting there don't show a network up. Operating system : windows 10, virtualization : vmware workstation pro 15.