Learn to set up and install Kali Linux under different hardware sets using Packt's new eBook

November 2013 | Linux Servers, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Instant Kali Linux, a concise and practical guide that shows readers techniques to effectively use the various tools of Kali while working on real-time scenarios. This 75-page eBook is available in all the popular formats for just $10.39.

About the author:
Abhinav Singh is a young information security specialist from India. He has a keen interest in the field of hacking and network security and has adopted it as his full-time profession. He is also the author of Metasploit Penetration Testing Cookbook (Packt Publishing). He is an active contributor to the SecurityXploded community. Abhinav’s work has been quoted in several security and technology magazines and portals.

Kali Linux is designed for digital forensics and penetration testing. It is a more mature, secure, and enterprise-ready version of BackTrack Linux.

Instant Kali Linux covers over 30 different tools included in Kali Linux. Step-by-step examples help readers with installing Kali Linux on standalone or virtual machines, gathering information, and scanning using tools such as Nmap. This handy guide helps the user undertake vulnerability assessments and penetration testing with web applications, break passwords, and create backdoors and rooting. Through fast and focused instructions, the reader will learn some advanced concepts such as exploitation frameworks and their architecture, forensic tools, and more. Instant Kali Linux eloquently covers various levels of information security in an instant.

About Packt:
Packt is one of the most prolific and fast-growing tech book publishers in the world. Originally focused on open source software, Packt books focuses on practicality, recognising that readers are ultimately concerned with getting the job done. Packt’s digitally-focused business model allows them to publish up-to-date books in very specific areas.



Instant Kali Linux
A quick guide to learn the most widely-used operating system by network security professionals

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/kali-linux-a-widely-used-operating-system/book




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