For years, TrueCrypt was the gold standard in encrypting drives across platforms. TrueCrypt is gone now, but VeraCrypt is carrying on its legacy. It looks and works a lot like TrueCrypt did, and it's compatible with TrueCrypt partitions.

Even though VeraCrypt isn't available in Kali's repositories, but that doesn't mean that it's difficult to install. You can download the VeraCrypt installer right from the developers and use it to get set up on Kali.

In this tutorial you will learn:
  • How to Download and Unpack The Tarball.
  • How to Run the VeraCrypt Install Script.

Objective

The objective is to enable autologin on Kali Linux

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Kali Linux

Requirements

Privileged access to your Kali Linux System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Objective

The following article will provide the readers with information on how to update/upgrade Kali Linux system.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Kali Linux - rolling release

Requirements

Privileged access to your Kali Linux System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Symptoms

Unable to use standard Kali Linux provided repository for updating the Kali Linux system as well for new software installations.

The following error message appears when attempting to run the apt update command:
Err:1 http://http.kali.org/kali kali-rolling InRelease
  403  Forbidden [IP: 192.99.200.113 80]
Reading package lists... Done
E: Failed to fetch http://http.kali.org/kali/dists/kali-rolling/InRelease  403  Forbidden [IP: 192.99.200.113 80]
E: The repository 'http://http.kali.org/kali kali-rolling InRelease' is not signed.
N: Updating from such a repository can't be done securely, and is therefore disabled by default.
N: See apt-secure(8) manpage for repository creation and user configuration details.

Objective

This guide will provide you with an information on how to reset lost or forgotten root ( administrator ) password on Kali Linux.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Kali Rolling Release

Requirements

Physical access to your computer or virtual machine with the Kali Linux installation is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

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