It's the best OS for any IT infrastructure enthusiast
Updated July 16, 2021

It's the best OS for any IT infrastructure enthusiast

Om Khard | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Overall Satisfaction with Kali Linux

Kali Linux is a Debian-based Linux OS, and it has a variety of tools and utilities for a Network Engineer and Pentester to perform a real-life Network scan and analyze the traffic through my organization's Network. It checks if any malicious traffic doesn't pass through using the Linux firewall "iptables", where iptables is a daemon process consists of a set of security rules to analyze the traffic protocols in the application layer or even in lower layers. It provides a range of tools for Security purposes to scan a network like Nmap, OWASP's ZAP, BURP, and many more.
  • Port analyses
  • Hosting any website
  • Using system as a proxy server
  • More secure than Windows
  • To make the Graphical interface more interactive, because Linux distros are more tend to be used in CLI.
  • Proxying
  • Making as a Server
  • Port Analyses
  • Scanning
  • Enumeration in binary , hex , or octal or even in ascii every tools are available
  • Till now Kali Linux have not made a single penny negative impact on our companies business , its so powerful and useful at the same time for our company.
I will Stack Kali Linux at the top of among to its similar devices.

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Well Suited for:
  1. Penetration Testing
  2. System Admin
  3. Syslog analyses
  4. Network Admin.
  5. Web Hosting
Less Appropriate here:
  1. GUI is not so interactive.

Using Kali Linux

4 - 
  • Network Analyses
  • Web Hosting
5 - basic Terminal skills , bash , OS knowledge and basic networking.
  • networking
  • Pentesting
  • Admins
  • Hosting