I am convinced that most of the readers of DesdeLinux have heard of Wifislax64 and that some others are true experts using this distro that has been designed mainly to perform audits for Wi-Fi networks but that can be used in many other areas of computer security.
This distro is preferred by users who want to have free internet, since it has a large number of applications that allow you to automatically connect to free Wi-Fi networks and also comes equipped with applications that will allow you to violate the security of private Wi-Fi networks.
The responsibility of maintaining and updating this distro comes from the hand of a team made up of security experts of Spanish-speaking origin, which are divided into working groups in order to develop scripts that allow to automate audit processes and in turn said groups they are in charge of testing and verifying the integrity of the tools that are added to the suite.
Wifislax64-1.1-final: The latest version available
The latest version available of this specialist WiFi network security distro is wifislax64 version 1.1, It is the result of more than 7 months of hard work where the objective of improving the performance of the distro, adding new applications and above all correcting some bugs that the community has reported has prevailed.
It is important to note that all versions of Wifislax are now 64-bit, this latest version is built based on the packages of slackware64-14.2 updated, with availability of XFCE and KDE desktops, in addition to being equipped with the 4.9.40 kernel from the 4.9 LTS branch, UEFI support and Secure boot.
The distro has multiple ways to boot where live execution stands out, which are complemented by execution in text mode, in Vesa graphic mode and execution with copying in RAM. Its powerful installer offers us multiple possibilities and guides us throughout the execution and / or installation path.
The minimum characteristics recommended for the execution of this distro is 512 megabytes of ram for use in live mode and 1 gig for installation, plus a partition ext4 of at least 10 gigs.
A large number of applications are installed by default in this distro, among which are:
- Google Chrome
- and many more.
All these applications are distributed in an extensive and organized menu, where the wifislax category groups all the applications for auditing Wi-Fi networks and the rest of the applications are grouped into their respective categories.
The Wifislax team has offered the following possibilities for your downloads:
Please download and place the iso image on a bootable drive to start enjoying a light and fast distro with a variety of applications for network auditing and the entire area of computer security.