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Matriux is described as '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' and is a Linux Distro in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Matriux for Linux, Windows S, Arch Linux and Windows. The best alternative is Arch Linux, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Matriux are elementary OS, Kubuntu, Kali Linux and Xubuntu.

Matriux alternatives are mainly Linux Distros but may also be Operating Systems. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Matriux.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

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  1. Arch Linux is an independently developed, i686- and x86_64-optimised GNU/Linux distribution targeted at competent Linux users. It uses pacman, its home-grown package manager, to provide updates to the latest software applications with full dependency tracking.

    arch with KDE 4.4 desktop
  2. elementary OS is a free, fast and aesthetically pleasing operating system based on Ubuntu .

    The boot screen

  3. Kubuntu icon

    Kubuntu is an official "flavor" of Ubuntu that uses the KDE Plasma desktop environment. This gives it a completely different look and feel.

    Kubuntu 19.10 "Eoan Ermine"
  4. Kali Linux icon

    Kali Linux

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Windows S

    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.

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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Xubuntu is an elegant and easy-to-use operating system. Xubuntu comes with Xfce, which is a stable, light and configurable desktop environment. It is based on Ubuntu Debian Linux.

    Xubuntu 19.10

  6. More than ever people expect a stable desktop with cutting-edge features, all in a package which is easy to use and ready to make their own.

  7. Parrot is a GNU/Linux distribution based on Debian Testing and designed with Security, Development, and Privacy in mind.

    Parrot 4.9
  8. Alpine Linux icon

    Alpine Linux

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Alpine Linux is a security-oriented, lightweight Linux distribution based on musl libc and busybox.

  9. BlackArch icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Arch Linux

    BlackArch Linux is an Small Arch Linux iconArch Linux -based distribution for penetration testers and security researchers. The repository contains 2554 tools.

  10. SliTaz is a free operating system, working completely in RAM and booting from removable media such as a CD-ROM or USB key. SliTaz is distributed as a LiveCD, and weighs less than 40MB. The system is quick and responsive, clean and robust.

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