ArchStrike Alternatives

    ArchStrike is described as 'penetration testing and security layer on top of Arch Linux done the Arch Way and optimized for i686, x86_64, ARMv6, ARMv7 and ARMv8. We follow the Arch Linux standards very closely in order to keep our packages clean, proper and easy to maintain' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ArchStrike for Linux, Windows, Mac, Windows S and Arch Linux. The best alternative is Kubuntu, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ArchStrike are Kali Linux (Free, Open Source), Parrot Security OS (Free, Open Source), BlackArch (Free, Open Source) and Wifislax (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 22, 2021

    1. Kubuntu is an official "flavor" of Ubuntu that uses the KDE Plasma desktop environment. This gives it a completely different look and feel.
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    2. Kali Linux is a Debian-derived Linux distribution designed for digital forensics and penetration testing, originally forked from Backtrack Linux by the Offensive Security team. Kali Linux is preinstalled with numerous penetration-testing programs, including...
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    3. Parrot is a GNU/Linux distribution based on Debian Testing and designed with Security, Development, and Privacy in mind.
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    4. BlackArch Linux is an Small Arch Linux iconArch Linux -based distribution for penetration testers and security researchers. The repository contains 2554 tools.
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      BlackArch vs ArchStrike opinions
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      cdanielscolorado BlackArch is to StrikeArch as Manjaro is to Arch. If you don't want to learn Linux System Administration the hard way, before learning pen-testing tools, get BlackArch
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Wifislax is a GNU / Linux LiveCD and LiveUSB features conceived and designed for security auditing and related to computer security in general.
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    5. BackBox is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      CAINE Computer Aided INvestigative Environment Live CD/DVD, computer forensics, digital forensics CAINE (Computer Aided INvestigative Environment) is an Italian GNU/Linux live distribution created as a project of Digital Forensics Currently the project manager is Nanni...
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      SELKS, a product of Stamus Networks, is a Debian-based live distribution designed for network security management. It provides a complete and ready-to-use Suricata IDS/IPS ecosystem with its own graphic rule manager.
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    6. Matriux is a fully featured security distribution consisting of a bunch of powerful, open source and free tools that can be used for various purposes including, but not limited to, penetration testing, ethical hacking, system and network administration, cyber forensics...

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, Matriux Blue, released in August 2014, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    7. The most advanced, powerful and yet beautiful penetration testing distribution ever created.Lined up with ultimate collection of tools for pro Ethical Hackers and Cyber Security Experts.

      Discontinued

      have not been any updates on their website in almost 2 years.

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