Parrot 4.5: Parrot Security OS (or ParrotSec) is a GNU/Linux distribution based on Debian. Developed for Penetration Testing (Computer Security), Vulnerability and Mitigation Assessment, Computer Forensics and Anonymous Surfing. Created by the Italian Frozenbox Team.
ParrotSec or Parrot Security OS offers a lot tools for analyzing web content and computer systems. It is a laboratory for Forensics digital use, with legally recognized tools that work with cryptography, offering too many possibilities. In addition, it allows you to surf and work anonymously.
Parrot Security OS 4.5 is based on its trial distribution Debian GNU / Linux 10 "Buster", and uses Debian Testing repositories. with a customized linux for more security 4.19 Kernel. Distribution is a rolling release.
Parrot Security OS 4 comes with the latest kernel fixes for vulnerabilities meltdown and spectra.
The new distribution, in addition to kernel security updates, improves the stability of the installer, updates many security tools, and brings some necessary improvements to graphics.
The interface is MATE, a fork of Gnome 2, and the default display manager is a LightDM.
The program is certified to run on systems that have at least 265Mb RAM and is suitable for both 32bit (i386) and 64bit (amd64).
It also has a special version that works on old 32bit machines (486). In addition, the program is available for armel and armhf architectures. It also has a version (32bit and 64bit) developed for servers to perform Cloud pentesting.
The new version has not yet been announced on the official websiteσελίδα, but those who are interested can download the ISO from the following link. The link with the release notes generally concerns version 4.
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