Kali Linux 64-bit 2018 Overview
Kali Linux is a Debian-derived Linux distribution designed for digital forensics and penetration testing.It is maintained and funded by Offensive Security Ltd. It was developed by Mati Aharoni and Devon Kearns of Offensive Security through the rewrite of BackTrack, their previous information security testing Linux distribution based on Knoppix. The third core developer Raphaël Hertzog joined them as a Debian expert.
- Kali Linux requires a minimum of 10GB hard disk space for installation.
- A minimum of 512MB RAM for i386 and AMD64 architectures.
- A bootable CD-DVD drive or a USB stick.