Lovers of security and penetration tools are in luck, as BlackArch Linux has a new version on the street, specifically the version 2016.1.10 which brings important news.
BlackArch Linux is based on the famous Rolling Release ArchLinux operating system and is designed as an operating system for improve computer security of your team or that of your company, with all kinds of penetration and security tools.
What's New and Features in BlackArch Linux 2016.1.10
- Linux kernel 4.3.3.
- Added Bluetooth support.
- Added mpv player, which replaces MPlayer.
- Has more than 30 new utilities to test, making a total of 1330.
- Added Midori browser, which replaces Opera.
- Added support with Ruby2.
- Fixed various security bugs.
- Other minor updates.
The BlackArch developers are very satisfied with these improvements in this operating system, therefore, they have issued a statement saying thanks to the entire community of the system, which if you know English you can read here.
As for this system, it is not an ordinary Linux operating system for the ordinary user. This system has the same function as the famous Kali Linux, that is, it is created to secure your team from external attackers. The way to operate is to attack yourself from the penetration tools to see if your system is protected from these attacks.
Although unfortunately, many users they use it, let's say for evil and they take advantage of the power of this operating system to carry out illegal operations such as theft of keys, take down servers or sniff all the data on the network.
To download it, we will go to the official website of the project BlackArch, where we will have a Live version and a network installation version available, which in turn have a 32-bit and 64-bit version. From Linux Addicts we are not responsible for misuse that can be given to this distribution.