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Mastering Kali Linux for Advanced Penetration Testing by Robert W. Beggs

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Managing third-party applications

Although Kali comes preloaded with several hundred applications, it is likely that you will need to install additional applications to effectively test specific environments (such as industrial systems), add new cutting edge tools, or ensure that your favorite tools are installed. Kali makes it easy to locate, install, and manage these tools.

Installing third-party applications

There are multiple ways to install third party applications: using the apt-get command, accessing a GitHub repository, and directly installing the application.

All tools should be installed from the Kali Linux repository using the apt-get install command. The install command can be executed from the command line in a terminal window, or the ...

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