BackTrack is a Live DVD distributed by GNU and Linux which concentrates on penetration testing using forensics. It allows user to easily access a large and comprehensive collection of tools and other security related features from password cracks to port scanners. It enables users to boot the DVD directly from any type of portable media, installs quickly and allows for LIVE USB and LIVE CD support. Users can also permanently install BackTrack to their hard disks if they so desire.
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