BackBox Linux Changelog

New in version 4.0

October 11th, 2014
  • Preinstalled Linux Kernel 3.13
  • New Ubuntu 14.04 base
  • Installer with LVM and Full Disk Encryption options
  • Handy Thunar custom actions
  • RAM wipe at shutdown/reboot
  • System improvements
  • Upstream components
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved Anonymous mode
  • Predisposition to ARM architecture (armhf Debian packages)
  • Predisposition to BackBox Cloud platform
  • New and updated hacking tools

New in version 3.13 (January 17th, 2014)

  • Preinstalled Linux Kernel 3.11
  • System improvements
  • Upstream components
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved Update menu
  • Improved Forensic menu
  • Predisposition to ARM architecture (armhf Debian packages)
  • Predisposition to BackBox Cloud platform
  • New and updated hacking tools

New in version 3.09 (September 20th, 2013)

  • Preinstalled Linux Kernel 3.8
  • System improvements
  • Upstream components
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved Update menu
  • Improved Forensic menu
  • New Anonymous mode (Tor transparent proxy)
  • Removed preinstalled compat-wireless v3.8 with Aircrack-NG patch
  • Predisposition to ARM architecture (armhf Debian packages)
  • New and updated hacking tools (armitage, beef-project, binwalk, ettercap, hashcat, hydra, kismet, msf, nmap, openvas6, recon-ng, setoolkit, sqlmap, thc-ssl-dos, weevely, wireshark, zaproxy, etc.)

New in version 3.05 (May 23rd, 2013)

  • System improvements
  • Upstream components
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved Update menu
  • Improved Wi-Fi dirvers (compat-wireless v3.8 with Aircrack-NG patch)
  • Full support to Kernel 3.5 and 3.8 (install it with apt-get/synaptic)
  • Predisposition to ARM architecture (new armhf.iso coming soon)
  • New and updated hacking tools (automater, inundator, ettercap, wireshark, se-toolkit, metasploit, sqlmap, beef, recon-ng, zaproxy, weevely, thc-ipv6, truecrack, hashcat, etc.)

New in version 3.01 (January 23rd, 2013)

  • System improvements
  • Upstream components
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved auditing menu
  • Improved Wi-Fi dirvers (compat-wireless aircrack patched)
  • New and updated hacking tools (ex. backfuzz, beef, bluediving, cvechecker, htexploit, metasploit, set, sqlmap, websploit, weevely, wpscan, zaproxy, etc.)

New in version 3.0 (October 25th, 2012)

  • System upgrade
  • Bug corrections
  • Performance boost
  • Improved start menu
  • Improved Wi-Fi dirvers (compat-wireless aircrack patched)
  • New and updated hacking tools