Bugtraq Alternatives

    Bugtraq is described as 'system offers the most comprehensive distribution, optimal, and stable with automated services manager in real time' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Bugtraq for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Windows S and VirtualBox. The best alternative is Tails, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Bugtraq are Kubuntu (Free, Open Source), Kali Linux (Free, Open Source), Parrot Security OS (Free, Open Source) and BlackArch (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 29, 2020

    1. The Amnesic Incognito Live System (Tails) is a Debian 9 based live CD/USB with the goal of providing complete Internet anonymity for the user.
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    2. 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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    3. 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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    4. Parrot is a GNU/Linux distribution based on Debian Testing and designed with Security, Development, and Privacy in mind.
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    5. 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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    6. BackBox is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments.
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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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      CAINE Computer Aided INvestigative Environment Live CD/DVD, computer forensics, digital forensicsCAINE (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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    7. 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...

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      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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