Download Kali Linux 2019.1 now! – This is the first major update for Kali Linux ever since version 4.0 was released in 2011.
Kali Linux is one of the most popular Debian-based Linux distribution for advanced Penetration Testing and that is why the InfoSec community eagerly waits for its new versions. So wait no more and download Kali Linux 2019.1 version now which comes with Metasploit 5.0 – That’s not all; the new version also has ARM updates.
Metasploit 5.0 is a huge update introducing several new features and improvements in the penetration testing framework for instance: New search engine, New evasion modules, Integrated web services, Support for writing shellcode in C and a new JSON -RPC daemon.
This is the first major update ever since version 4.0 was released in 2011. To view the full list of changes, updates, fixes, and additions, you can check out the Kali Changelog.
root@kali:~# msfconsole , , / \ ((__---,,,---__)) (_) O O (_)_________ \ _ / |\ o_o \ M S F | \ \ _____ | * ||| WW||| ||| ||| =[ metasploit v5.0.2-dev ] + -- --=[ 1852 exploits - 1046 auxiliary - 325 post ] + -- --=[ 541 payloads - 44 encoders - 10 nops ] + -- --=[ 2 evasion ] + -- --=[ ** This is Metasploit 5 development branch ** ] msf5 >
If you are using Windows 10 you can download Kali Linux 2019.1 directly from Microsoft Store. For those who already have previous versions you can easily proceed to update them with this command:
root@kali:~# apt update && apt -y full-upgrade
If you want to download Kali Linux 2019.1 from the scratch then simply visit Kali Downloads where you will find downloads in both 32-bit and 64-bit versions along with links to Torrents and ISOs.