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Wifislax

Last Update: 2017-08-26 01:22 UTC


Wifislax is a Slackware-based live CD containing a variety of security and forensics tools. The distribution's main claim to fame is the integration of various unofficial network drivers into the Linux kernel, thus providing out-of-the-box support for a large number of wired and wireless network cards.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 117 (83), 6 months: 149 (57), 3 months: 144 (53), 4 weeks: 138 (50), 1 week: 132 (49)

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Wifislax Summary
Distribution Wifislax
Home Page http://www.wifislax.com/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums http://foro.seguridadwireless.net/live-wifislax/
Alternative User Forums LinuxQuestions.org
Documentation --
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Download Mirrors http://www.wifislax.com/category/download/nuevas-versiones/LinuxTracker.org
Bug Tracker --
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Recent Related News and Releases
  Releases, download links and checksums:
 • 2016-08-06: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.12
 • 2014-12-17: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.10
 • 2014-06-09: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.9
 • 2014-03-04: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.8
 • 2013-11-10: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.7
 • 2013-07-31: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.6
 • 2013-05-20: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.4
 • 2012-12-22: Distribution Release: Wifislax 4.3
 • More Wifislax releases...

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Feature 4.12 4.11.1 4.10 4.6 3.1
Release Date 2016-08-05 2015-08-01 2014-12-16 2013-07-30 2007-10-09
End Of Life          
Price (US$) Free Free Free Free Free
Image Size (MB) 795-795        
Free Download ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO
Installation Graphical Graphical Graphical Graphical Graphical
Default Desktop KDE KDE KDE KDE KDE
Package Management TXZ TXZ TXZ TXZ TGZ
Release Model Fixed Fixed Fixed Fixed Fixed
Office Suite -- -- -- -- --
Processor Architecture i486 i486 i486 i486 i486
Init Software SysV SysV SysV SysV SysV
Journaled File Systems          
Multilingual en, es en, es es es es
Asian Language Support -- -- -- -- --
Full Package List 4.12 4.11.1 4.10 4.6 3.1
Package 4.12 4.11.1 4.10 4.6 3.1
abiword (3.0.2) -- -- -- -- --
alsa-lib (1.1.4.1) 1.1.1 1.0.29 1.0.28 1.0.26 1.0.11
ati-driver (16.40) -- -- -- -- --
bash (4.4) 4.3 4.3 4.3.30 4.2 3.1
bind (9.11.2) 9.10.4-P2 -- -- -- 9.3.2
chromium (61.0.3163.91) -- 44.0.2403.107 -- -- --
cups (2.2.4) 2.1.4 2.0.3 -- 1.5.4 1.1.23
dhcp (4.3.6) 4.3.4 4.3.2 4.2.5-P1 4.2.4-P2 --
e2fsprogs (1.43.6) 1.43.1 1.43 1.42.8 1.42.6 1.38
firefox (55.0.3) 47.0.1 -- 34.0.5 22.0 --
freetype (2.8.1) 2.6.3 2.5.5 2.5.3 2.4.11 2.2.1
gcc (7.2.0) 5.3.0 4.9.2 4.8.3 4.7.1 3.4.6
gimp (2.8.22) 2.8.18 2.8.14 -- -- --
glibc (2.26) 2.23 2.21 2.20 2.15 2.3.6
gnome-shell (3.26.0) -- -- -- -- --
gnucash (2.6.17) -- -- -- -- --
gnumeric (1.12.35) -- -- -- -- --
grub (2.02) 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 --
gtk+ (3.22.21) 3.18.9 3.14.2 3.12.2 3.4.4 2.8.17
httpd (2.4.27) 2.4.20 2.4.16 -- -- --
inkscape (0.92.2) -- -- -- -- --
k3b (17.08.1) -- -- -- -- 0.12.15
kmod (24) 22 20 15 9 --
libgnome (2.32.1) 2.32.1 2.32.1 2.32.1 2.32.1 --
libreoffice (5.4.1) -- -- -- -- --
linux (4.13.2) 4.4.16 4.1.3 3.12.35 3.6.11 2.6.21.5
Package 4.12 4.11.1 4.10 4.6 3.1
lxde-common (0.99.2) -- -- -- -- --
mariadb (10.2.8) 10.0.26 10.0.18 -- -- --
mate-desktop (1.18.0) -- -- -- -- --
mesa (17.2.1) 11.2.2 10.5.4 10.2.6 8.0.4 --
mysql (5.7.19) -- -- -- -- 5.0.24
nautilus (3.26.0) -- -- -- 3.2.1 --
NVIDIA (384.69) -- -- -- -- --
openbox (3.6.1) -- -- -- -- --
openjdk (8u144) 8u102 8u51 8u25 7u25 --
openssh (7.5p1) 7.2p2 6.7p1 6.7p1 6.0p1 4.3p2
openssl (1.1.0f) 1.0.2h 1.0.1p 1.0.1j 1.0.1e 0.9.8b
perl (5.26.0) 5.22.2 5.18.1 5.18.1 5.16.3 5.8.8
php (7.1.9) 5.6.24 5.6.11 5.4.34 -- --
plasma-desktop (5.10.5) -- -- -- -- --
postfix (3.2.2) -- -- -- -- --
postgresql (9.6.5) 9.5.3 -- -- -- 8.1.4
Python (3.6.2) 2.7.11 2.7.10 2.7.9 2.7.3 2.4.3
qt (5.9.1) 4.8.7 4.8.7 4.8.6 4.8.4 3.3.6
samba (4.6.7) 4.4.5 4.2.1 4.1.11 -- 3.0.22
systemd (234) -- -- -- -- --
thunderbird (52.3.0) -- -- -- -- --
vim (8.0) 7.4 7.4 -- -- --
vlc (2.2.6) -- -- -- -- --
xfdesktop (4.12.4) 4.12.3 4.12.3 4.10.2 -- --
xorg-server (1.19.3) 1.18.3 1.16.4 1.15.2 1.12.3 (6.9.0)

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