All posts tagged: open source

BackTrack 5


BackTrack 5 is a “Penetration Testing Distribution”; it’s a specific linux distribution packed with all tools a security expert might need. These tools are used for system penetration or hacking (in the true sense of the word). You can fetch a live CD, or usb-install. I’ve always been an adept of the open source movement, and was an intensive Linux user during my university computer science studies. I would like to quote: “As a cryptography […]