End result / UM2ST2101

End result / UM2ST2101

Its the end of our project and I wanted to write a few words about the personal outcome I have achieved of our year-long adventure into Kali Linux. It has been a roller coaster of team work. Being 5 students spread across Norway has had an impact on collaborating on...
Closing portfolio / UM2ST2101

Closing portfolio / UM2ST2101

We are coming to an end of our Lab/Studio project, and one of the last things we needed to do was create a report summing up our progress. Introduction Our main goal was to create our own customised Kali Linux distribution. Before heading down that path we briefly...
New Kali release! / UM2ST2101

New Kali release! / UM2ST2101

This is day for great joy! Offensive Security announced that they are releasing Kali 2017.1, an update that has a lot of good stuff included. You can read the entire announcement here. But it is an extra joyous day for me. Because with the release of the new...
Working on the tools / UM2ST2101

Working on the tools / UM2ST2101

The most important part of this process, by intention, is to learn more about Kali Linux and the tools (programs/software) it offers. And to create our own distro with our favorite tools means having to test and evaluate these tools. We started out by researching...
Kali install / UM2ST2101

Kali install / UM2ST2101

One of the first practical things I needed to do when taking on this project, was to install Kali Linux. I have done this before, but this time I wanted to be able to work on Kali as a full version on my laptop – instead of using a virtual machine. I therefore...
Cracking cloud / UM2ST2101

Cracking cloud / UM2ST2101

Just a little update from the Kali Linux world: Due to increasing popularity of cloud-based instances for password cracking, we decided to focus our efforts into streamlining Kali’s approach. We’ve noticed that Amazon’s AWS P2-Series and Microsoft’s Azure NC-Series...