Install Kali Linux 2021.2 in just few steps

Hello guys , welcome back in this blog we are gonna talk about how we can install kali linux in virtual box .But before that let me tell you just a little about What is kali Linux ?

Basically kali linux is a debain based distribution of linux operating system which is used by cybersecurity experts for stuffs like penetration testing, ethical hacking , digital forensics, I hope you got an idea about it.

So now let’s dive into installation part but before that I hope you have already installed virtual box on your pc if not then please go and checkout my previous blog on virtual box installation, click here to get it.

Step 1: In this step you have to go on office page of kali linux, so click here and you’ll get a interface as shown below.

Step 2: Now you have to click on download then select virtual box as platform.

Step 3: Now select a bit according to your pc specification whether it’s 32 or 64 bit then click on virtual box and your download will start, it’ll take sometime because file is of about 3.7 GB .

Step 4: You’ll get a file with .ova extension then just double click on it and you’ll get interface like below then just click on import.

Step 5: Then one prompt will open just click on agree and process of importing will start and it’ll take some time.

Step 6: After completion you’ll get your linux virtual machine then just click on start button on top of virtual box.

Step 7: Wait for some minute then login screen will appear just enter kali as username and also password as kali, you’ll get logged in.

Step 8: Just enter the credentials and congrats finally you have installed your linux machine.

Step 9: Now, you can start your journey by learning basic linux commands from here .

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Hello eveyone , this is Ayush from India and I'm pursuing engineering in computer science and working towards my cybersecurity journey .