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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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GRUB normal.mod not found after installation

I am trying to install Linux dual booted with Windows on my computer. I am interested in networking so after researching online a bit, I wanted to install Kali. After getting a Live USB loaded up, I ...
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Kali linux can't detect WiFi adapter

I have installed Kali Linux as my main operating system but when I try to connect to WiFi it says no WiFi adapter found. When I run dmesg I get atkbd serio0: Unknown key pressed (translated set 2, ...
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Make unload not working

I am trying to use make unload to fix a no interface problem with airmon-ng. When I am trying to run make unload, it gives me this: make: *** No rule to make target 'load'. Stop. Notes: I am running ...
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Wifi adaptor drivers in kali

I am using Kali Linux and i am very frustrated in installing wifi adaptor(realtek 802.11n ) drivers i have installed the drivers successfully but after reboot the system it shows no wifi adaptor found ...
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Second Screen not working after login (Kali Linux x64)

I installed Kali Linux (x64) with GRUB Dual Boot to my PC. I want to use 2 monitors. On Windows 10 working everything perfectly (So there is no hardware problem). My video hardware: Nvidia GTX 650 ...
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Screen freezes after login page (Dual boot Kali Liux)

I'm trying to use Kali Linux by dual booting it on my Asus X555Q laptop running on Windows 10. I've finnished installing Kali Linux, i reached the login page, I entered my username(root) and password, ...
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Failed to execute Default terminal emulator

Whenever I use a voodo-kali program, and I launch it, I always get Failed to execute default Terminal Emulator. Input/output error` and then a "do not show again" dialog box. I have looked on ...
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a running job is running…error

I know that it concerns /etc/fstab but I tried to correct it and it was wrong! Here I have resize my Kali vm with gparted. The new partitions are: /dev/sda1 = ext4 boot partition and /dev/sda2 = ...
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How do I configure /etc/X11/Xorg.conf? It’s Kali Linux and my x service says:’no screens found’

I installed Kali Linux successfully once before on this laptop(MacBook Pro late 2011) but now when I execute startx or X or etc. I get the error:’no screens found(EE).’ So I hope someone knows how to ...
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Kali Linux, cannot run in framedebuffer, please specify busIDs. Cannot start my GUI, does anyone know how to fix it so that I can start GUI?

I installed Kali Linux but when executing X or startxfce4 or startx or xinit, I get this error
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How to make custom DNS servers show up in resolv.conf automatically after prepending DNS servers in Kali Linux?

I prepended DNS servers in dhclient.conf as such: prepend domain-name-servers 208.67.222.222, 1.1.1.1, 8.8.8.8; I restarted network using: $service network-manager restart So far so good but when ...
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Connection timing out when doing apt-get update [closed]

root@kali:~# apt-get update Err:1 http://mirrors.neusoft.edu.cn/kali kali-rolling InRelease Cannot initiate the connection to mirrors.neusoft.edu.cn:80 (2001:da8:a807::25). - connect (101: Network ...
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enable wlan on Kali with usb adaptor [on hold]

I have a laptop with virtualbox (last version). I run Kali and I try to activate wlan. I bought USB adapter; it works on my host but not in my guest. I installed compact-wireless2.6 (june 2010); it ...
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Map right alt to left arrow on MacBook Pro with Kali Linux

I’ve just created a Kali Linux partition on my MacBook Pro. On Mac OS I used Karabiner Elements to remap the right alt key to left arrow because my real left arrow key is broken. Now I want to do the ...
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No wireless connection on Kali installation

I have just installed Kali Linux (64) on my laptop, but I haven't been able to get the Wi-Fi to work. These are what I'm getting when I run the following commands: iwconfig eth0 no wireless ...
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Error with running startx command on Kali linux

I installed Kali recently and got stuck at the command startx, fatal error: no screens found, that’s the only fatal error it says, I can’t make it up what to do, anyone a clue? Kali lspci says: vga ...
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GPG error: … The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available [duplicate]

I am trying to install Kali Linux repositories (using apt-get update) on jailbroken iPad but I've got this error: GPG error: http://http.kali.org kali-rolling Release: The following signatures couldn'...
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When I do “iptables FORWARD” the internet on the target machine stops working

I'm trying to do DNS spoofing. It works locally with iptables -I OUTPUT -j NFQUEUE --queue-num 0 iptables -I INPUT -j NFQUEUE --queue-num 0 but when I target a virtual machine I do (I flushed before ...
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Kali installation: EFI System Partition not showing as an option

I am going through my kali installation from a USB which have done before around 4 weeks ago on this laptop. I am trying to create an efi boot partition, however it is not showing up as an option. My ...
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How use Gadgets in linux?

I'm following this "how to" in order to create a gadget in Linux (I'm using Kali 2019.3) and I'm not able to create a bind (last step). What I see when I modprobe gadgetfs is the creation of a new ...
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After installing/booting kali linux, I can't connect to wifi. It says no wifi adapter found

I just bought a new HP laptop just for the purpose of installing and learning Kali linux. It had originally windows 10 installed in it. I downloaded and installed the latest version of kali linux. ...
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Kali linux, starting GUI, but startx doesn’t work, also wget refuses to connect to a site, any help? [closed]

As the title says, I installed everything as normal, stuck at loading the GUI, also startx doesn’t work and wget cant connect, further, /etc/default/grub is probably not correct in my pc, could ...
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bettercap not working on kali linux

I've been attempting to perform an ssl strip MITM attack with my rasberry pi 4B 4GB running kali linux. after loading all the required modules in bettercap and navigating to a website without HSTS on ...
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No networks showing in Kali Linux

i have installed Kali Linux in my laptop in VirtualBox and i solved the wlan0 problem but after thats Please give me a solution
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iptables returning unknown option “--dport” error

I'm attempting to redirect port 80 to 8080 for my MITM ssl strip attack on kali linux rasberry pi, I'm getting the error: unknown option "--dport" when trying to run the command: iptables -t nat -A ...
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Kali linux wi-fi adapter not found

i'm running new (2019.3) kali live from pendrive. And this one doesn't find my wifi adapter (previous were finding). I have a asus noteook so wifi adapter is built in. lspci says that i have ...
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Wlan0 not showing up in kali

So, today I downloaded kali Linux on VMware just to mess around. I noticed that for any sort of wireless attack, I needed a wireless interface, which is wlan0 Problem is, I have no clue how to get ...
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How to open exodus wallet exodus-linux-x64-19.10.18 on kali linux

Distributor ID: Kali Description: Kali GNU/Linux Rolling Release: 2019.4 Codename: kali-rolling I am tring to update my exodus wallet and this version has a chrome-sandbox file in it. It ...
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BCM4360 not working after installing backports-5.4-rc2-1 for RTL8187

I'm quite new in linux, but I really want to know as much as I can about them. Basically, I'm using kali now and working on penetration testing. My problem is that default drivers for RTL8187 does ...
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Is it practical to run two hydra scans to bruteforce a password faster?

I have one computer running Kali Linux via VirtualBox which is currently running a hydra ssh attack. I have one spare Raspberry Pi 3B+ laying around. Would it be a good idea to split the wordlist in ...
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hp tocuhpad not working in 2019 kali linux after installation

After I installed Kali linux 2019 version on my hp laptop, the mouse touch pad is not working except if I use external mouse connected to the laptop. But when I installed the same ISO kali file on ...
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Use Alfa AWUS1900 WLAN device in monitor mode on Kali Linux

I bought an Alfa AWUS1900 WLAN device for education purpose with Aircrack, because it has Linux support and some posts/reviews confirms that. Sadly I can't get the driver working in monitor mode, ...
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Nothing Shows Up at /etc/hostapd/hostapd.conf in Hostapd Kali Linux

Please Help, In Kali Linux there is a program called hostapd which allows you to create an access point, but when I execte the command nano /etc/hostapd/hostapd.conf in Kali Linux Terminal the GNU ...
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problem in wireless adapters?

I am using kali linux in vm virtual box. I have qualcom atheros wireless network adapter and has successfull connected to internet in it. But when i try to enable monitor mode it is not showing any ...
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Mounting Windows 10 disk in Kali Unix USB impossible due to missing Windows disk

I'm trying to get to my admin password on my computer(Acer Nitro 5, running windows10) using a kali live usb. I already burned kali to the usb, and have booted to the kali interface, but then I can't ...
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VirtualBox Kali Leafpad doesn't create an icon file on the desktop. Why not? (Command line ls shows the file exists in that directory)

I'm doing Kali/Metasploitable homework for my Pentest+ course. I don't own a printer and would like to transfer reports to usb. As a test i created a leafpad file on the Desktop. All is good, but it ...
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Kali linux - unable to run GUI

I have downloaded kali from the official page, version large 64bit, after installation it doesn't show GUI. First, it shows all checks (I haven't seen any error there tho), after that it seems like it ...
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Kali SSID Hotspot name doesn't change

I have an issue on Kali. I created a hotspot network called MyWifi on Kali using nm-connection-editor now I need to change the SSID because Windows is not able to connect. Once I fixed it changed ...
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Working(details) of kali linux on usb persistent flash drive

I made a persistent usb drive for kali linux but there are some issues and i and i want some detail working of booting up an os from usb stick Issues some programs don't get started when launched ...
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Error While Start Service mysql

I'm stuck on starting mysql service in my Kali Linux machine. When i hit this command root@kali:~$sudo service mysql start Job for mysql.service failed because the control process exited with error ...
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Unknown interface eth0 even though ethtool eth0 shows info

I am running kali linux on a virtual machine (VM). I started the machine today and noticed that the interface eth0 is missing. So I tried ifup eth0 to start it, but got output: unknown interface eth0....
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Weird wifi issue [closed]

I recently installed parrot OS on my new asus rog g531gt laptop and facing weird wifi issues. The wifi switch keeps on appearing and disappearing once you click on enable wifi it starts doing that ...
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airmon-ng did not find any wireless interfaces

I try to start wifite on VMware (Kali) but doesnt work, is there a possibility to use the local network card (Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 3168) to let search the VM for availible networks? this is ...
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Logitech M590 mouse not recognized after disconnecting (Kali Linux)

I have a Logitech M590 that I connected via bluetooth to my computer, running Kali Linux. The first time I connected it, it showed up in the gnome bluetooth manager, and I connected and successfully ...
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Windows partition gone after installing Kali Linux

I installed Kali Linux with guided mode and with lvm on hard drive without creating a partition for kali Linux... But now i can not into Linux but can't on windows..plz help... Tried os-prober....and ...
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Cannot reach Kali login screen, stuck on “started GNOME Display Manager”

Ok, so this has started to happen today for no real reason. I wanted to boot up my Kali build when it got stuck on "[ OK ] Started GNOME Display Manager" Weird thing is, the mouse appears. Like if I ...
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How to read passwd(5) manual page? [duplicate]

When I do man passwd, it opens the manual for PASSWD(1). So what is PASSWD(5) and how to open its man page?
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Can Not install any of distros (ubuntu, arch, kali) after successfully installing them yesterday

yesterday i got a new UX433F zenbook and since i had no data on it, i decided to try some other distros. i installed ubuntu 2 or 3 times, then tried to install arch and did it, and then i installed ...
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sleep, suspend, command not working neither screen goes blank on timeout nor screen get auto lock on kali linux

I have installed Kali Linux. my problem is that the screen doesn't go blank automatically. there is no problem in settings. I have checked that in settings-> power -> DIM SCREEN WHEN INACTIVE IS ON &...
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New Kali Linux Installation crashes with green-violet stripes

I tried to install Kali Linux as a second OS on my PC. So I went to kali.org and downloaded the latest version (2019.3) and wrote it with win32 disk imager on a usb and booted from that stick. ...