Matriux Linux Security Distribution

DfgDfg Admin
edited August 2011 in Tech & Games
The Matriux is a phenomenon that was waiting to happen. It is a fully featured security distribution consisting of a bunch of powerful, open source and free tools that can be used for various purposes including, but not limited to, penetration testing, ethical hacking, system and network administration, cyber forensics investigations, security testing, vulnerability analysis, and much more. It is a distribution designed for security enthusiasts and professionals, although it can be used normally as your default desktop system.

With Matriux, you can turn any system into a powerful penetration testing toolkit, without having to install any software into your hardisk. Matriux is designed to run from a Live environment like a CD / DVD or USB stick or it can easily be installed to your hard disk in a few steps. Matriux also includes a set of computer forensics and data recovery tools that can be used for forensic analysis and investigations and data retrieval.

Matriux "Krypton" final (2011.08.15) :: [ md5=2126908871ccab450eb09751e9d40d39 ]

Mirrors: FTP Simwitty Personal
Torrent: local TPB

Flavor - Matriux "Xenon" (2010.11.03) :: [ md5=9ed78fd11ac4e6fa318accab9660ba9d ]

Torrent: local

Matriux "Lithium" 0.9.4 - beta1 (2009.11.27) :: [ md5=f200b17d4f9ba97672516dbeaf13f533 ]

Torrent: local isoHunt

Didn't test this, just found it on the torrents. Looks interesting.


  • RaggedOldManRaggedOldMan Regular
    edited August 2011
    That sounds pretty badass. Does it have any advantages over the Backtrack OS? I might download this as a Live CD and try it out :)
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