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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ibus - Difference between Input Method and Input Sources

Currently if i press Super+Space, gnome desktop will pop up 2 language selections set by Input Sources from gnome-control-center. Then why not it pop up 3 languages selection set by Input Method ...
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how to install bastille to kali linux

I'm just asking why kali show this phrases "E: Package bastile has no intallation candidate" .
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Kali Linux wireless card not working

I am new to Linux so please bare with me. I preformed a fresh install of Kali Linux on my laptop,so now the only operating system available is Kali Linux. Here's my problem: My laptop cannot connect ...
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How to detect, which of features binded on hot-keys Ctrl+Shift in Gnome?

Kali 2016.2 in Qemu: /usr/bin/qemu-system-x86_64 -boot d -m 5000 --enable-kvm -cdrom kali-linux-2016.2-amd64.iso I'm trying to bind switcher to Russian Language in Gnome: dconf: /usr/bin/dconf ...
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Why does apt-get refuse to install cdefs.h (besides a symlink)?

I've been trying to install a 32 bit header to satisfy a dependency ridden package in 64 bit Kali Linux this evening, and I don't know the Linux C build system well enough to debug this issue. The ...
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Configure masscan to leave user agent in server logs

I'm trying to configure the nmap-like program masscan to leave a useragent (and all the other usual info that comes along with the useragent, but the useragent is what I'm most concerned with) in the ...
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Kali Linux 2016 Rolling Inverted Mouse Scrolling

My mouse scrolling is inverted I have taken a look at this post: https://jamesmcdonald.com/2011/07/invert-mouse-scroll-wheel-in-debian/ But my config is like this: Section "InputClass" ...
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Kali won't boot without USB flash drive

I have installed Linux Kali on one of partitions of my hard drive alongside Windows 10 from USB Flash Drive (I had a bootable live version with HDD install option) and it's not booting when the flash ...
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Automating dirb for scanning several URLs

I have a bit of a problem making this script work and was wondering if anyone knew what the problem is. It is supposed to take a list of urls as input, scan them for sub directories and then output it ...
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How do I mount this .img file in Debian 7 properly?

I have an unusual .img file that I wish to mount on my Debian 7 system. I tried mount but that does not work: sudo mount -t udf overlay1.img /mnt/vehicle/ -o loop mount: wrong fs type, bad option, ...
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4 signed in root users?

I just started using encrypted usb persistence on my laptop. I noticed when im restarting into my main OS windows 7, that kali asks me to confirm that I want to restart because there's 4 root users ...
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Fedora Host, Kali VM, KVM/QEMU mouse not working

I have a Fedora 23 host, and I tried to install Kali Linux using Virtual Machine Manager, and every time I did it -- no matter how I configured it -- the mouse would not work. It would only go down ...
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Enable Scrolling and right click in trackpad in Kali along with keyboard backlight

I am new to this forum and Kali as well. I have a Macbook 13 inch 2015 model, and recently I installed Kali in it. I was able to configure broadcom drivers but even after googling a lot, I don't see ...
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AWUS051NH v2 not injecting in Kali Linux

I have an Alfa AWUS051NH v2 network card, and my Kali Linux recognizes it, however it won't inject packets when I run aireplay-ng -9 wlan1mon. I have fully updated and upgraded Kali, but it still ...
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Wireless connection in kali linux

I installed kali-linux-1.0.8-amd64 in my dell inspiron 3520 PC. I can't connect via wireless card. I think it isn't recognized by the system. (I can't connect via ethernet cause I can access to the ...
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Undo changes made to files in /usr/bin/

I am new to linux I have a Kali 2.0. I was trying to install jdk 8 on it. I couldn't do it via terminal. I downloaded the jdk package from Java website and extracted it using tar -xf to my home ...
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Kali 2 interrupted installation problem

I'm dual booting with Kali 2 and Windows 10. The problem is that i encountered this error: error: file '/boot/grub/i386-pc/normal.mod not found. Entering rescue mode... grub rescue> At first, i was ...
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Kali Linux Rolling Alfa NHA wireless Error -22, Kali in Virtual Box (host Kali) Live Mode

Hi Ive just purchased an Alfa AWUS036NHA wireless USB wireless Adapter. I have also just upgraded the installed Kali 2.0 Sana on my hard drive to the new Kali rolling. There seems to be issues ...
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Numlock on by default on Linux Kali

I am fairly new to this version of Linux. I have it set so that when it boots, it automatically boots into the GUI for the operating system. This means when I load up the OS I am greeted with a login ...
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multiple ip in an android payload(Kali linux)?

I'm using Kali linux 2.0 and I'm trying to make an android msfvenom payload that uses multiple ip. What I mean is that when the msfvenom app is opened in my phone it continues trying to connect to ...
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Kali Linux can't find sbin/init

I try to boot Kali Linux but I received this error: switch_root: can't execute '/sbin/init': Exec format error I tried Kali Linux recovery mode but nothing happened. I have Linux Mint and I saw the /...
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How can I start xfreerdp on localhost?

I've installed Kali sana on my Android tablet -lenovo a5500-hv- using Linux deploy and I use either vnc or xrdp to connect it to my Android and have ability to use GUI. But they don't support audio ...
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how to install curl 7.15.5 libcurl 7.15.5, OpenSSL 0.9.8b, zlib 1.2.3, libidn 0.6.5 in Kali Linux?

I just want to install those thing in my kali linux. But I don't know the command. Can you tell me what the command for install those? This is just order from my teacher,but I want to install all the ...
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Can't connect to local MySQL server

I want to run a website from my computer. I use XAMPP on a Kali Linux. I installed MySQL server with the command: apt-get install mysql-server After it was successfully installed, I entered the ...
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Kali linux network error

I'm new here and I'm from Tunisia so my English is my 3rd language so forgive me for my bad grammar mistakes. OK, I have Kali 2.0 linux (32bit) installed in windows 8.1 (32bit) (dual boot, no VM), ...
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Mouse button stops working intermittently

I have noticed that I'm not the only one with mouse button problems. This problem seems to affect multiple users on many different Linux versions regardless of Desktop versions (at least in Unity &...
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wlan0 not showing in Kali

I tried to install compact-wireless-2010-10-26-p to resolve wlan0 issue under Kali 2.0 (VM) but encountered with the error shown in below screenshot: Videos available to resolve the issue show no ...
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MacBook Pro Parallels (Kali) Linux Limited Screen Resolution

I installed Kali Linux 2.0 in a virtual machine running Parallels on my 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display. For some reason the max resolution is 1920x1200. I have Parallels graphics set to '...
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Wireless USB card not detected on Kali (armel) running on Android

I have a "TL-WN22N" that i want to use it with my Xiaomi Mi4i running Kali-rolling that was installed using "LinuxDeploy", What i want to do is to connect my wireless card to it, But obviously nothing ...
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Migrating from dual boot to triple boot

In my current setup, I have Crucial MX200 SSD - Kali linux installed with grub bootloader, set as primary boot drive Corsair Neutron XT 960GB - Windows 7 Corsair Neutron XT 480GB - Shared data drive ...
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Wireless device not showing up

So I have a Product: VNT USB-802.11 Wireless LAN Adapter. I connected it to my computer today after not having it connected for awhile and it suddenly does not show up as a network adapter. I checked ...
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BeEf Famework Kali-2 configuration

I am running Kali-2(rolling 1 latest) in Vmware workstation 12. I have forwarded my ports and am using NAT. The beef framework links only seem to work within the local network. Any specific reason? ...
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traffic routed without proxychains

Before i am encountering problem with Proxychains and Tor in Kali Linux 2 as it seems that traffic to 127.0.0.1:9050 is always denied. However, when i try to curl my ip (without proxychains), the IP ...
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Attempted to dual boot linux with windows, not letting me boot into either

I was installing KALI on my computer alongside windows. My computer has 3 hard drives. One of them is a 1 TB hard drive running Windows 7. My two are 250 GBs and were both empty. I tried to install ...
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Another problem installing Asterisk on kali linux

I am trying to install Asterisk [version 13] on Kali linux. I first install DAHDI, but I won't install libPRI. So when I install asterisk, I use: ./configure and make menuselect Till now it'...
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Macbook Pro Retina 2015 Wifi problems on Kali

I have successfully installed Kali 2.0 on my Macbook Pro retina 2015 model running El Cap via dual boot. I do have some experience with Ubuntu etc, and thought I'd try Kali for multiple reasons. Now,...
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i get errors in SSLSTRIP and no username password

I have problem with sslstrip. I explain steps am following: I enable IP forwarding I set iptable for redirect target is UP arpspoof -i wlan -t ip -r gateway sslstrip -l 8080 i have checked few ...
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Kali video card drivers problem

Can you please help me with kali nvidia-driver installation? I tried it many times but unsuccessfully. When I launched the OS from the hard drive, I could install the driver and it worked fine on ...
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Kali Linux 2.0 live USB updates not working

I can boot from USB drive to Kali Linux, but when I reboot the system, all previous updates and files saved just vanish. I have done almost everything the Kali Linux official documents tell me to do, ...
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TL-WN722N blocking processes on Kali Linux 2.0

today I'm looking for some serious help with getting my TP-Link TL-WN722N to work on my Kali Linux 2.0 VM. Just for some background, I'm running Kali Linux 2 within my Mac OS (Yosemite) using ...
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Kali 2.0 won't boot after dual booting with Windows 10?

I installed Windows 10 64-Bit and I booted into that and it works amazingly. After I installed Windows 10 I partitioned a 80GB partition on my HDD and I continued to install Kali. No problems were ...
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Windows boot partition missing after Kali Linux installation

[Windows 10 User Installed Kali 2.0] This seems to be the issue of many beginner users of Kali Sana. Installing Kali and either formating their windows partitions not making windows bootable any more ...
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Adding sources to sources.list still gives me E: Unable to locate package banner

I have Linux kali 3.12-kali1-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 3.12.6-2kali1 (2014-01-06) x86_64 GNU/Linux. I logged in as root, and tried to download using sudo apt-get install banner and I got E: Unable to ...
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Kali 2.0 Reaver 1.5.2 EAPOL request times out error (code: 0x02)

Hi and thanks very much in advance for any help. I am new to Kali and reaver and am encountering an issue with EAPOL requests getting stuck. To explain the whole situation, reaver itself won't ...
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kali's airmon-ng doesn't list out existing interfaces on mac

I am using Kali Linux on my mac inside of parallel desktop. When I type airmon-ng no interface gets listed. May be I am missing the right drivers for kali. How would I fix this?
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Use SIM module in HP 8440p Elite Book under Kali Linux 2.0

How can I use SIM slot in HP 8440p Elite Book? I tried every thing on the Internet, but I can't use it. I want to use it to send messages and calls, etc. I mean all SIM functions. I'm using Kali ...
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/usr/lib/libgraph.so.1 is not a symbolic link

I am getting this error/warning (whatever it is) after installing any software through apt-get install: Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.19-18) ... /sbin/ldconfig.real: /usr/lib/libgraph.so.1 ...
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How to boot without GFX drivers to allow low resolution

I am running Kali linux on my 13" notebook. During the initial boot the font is blocky and large - which is what I want. However as we progress through the boot stage, at some point the screen ...
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Generating xdg menu lua files on Debian

I'm trying to figure out how to generate a menu.lua for Awesome WM on Debian (actually Kali 2.0). In a nutshell it's a Lua file representing the structure of the Applications menu so it can be ...
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E: GPG error: http://downloads.sourceforge.net all Release: The following signatures were invalid: NODATA 1 NODATA 2

Following is the output for sudo apt-get update Get:1 http://deb.torproject.org precise Release.gpg [490 B] Get:2 http://deb.torproject.org precise Release [3,709 B] ...