You can download Kali Linux 2022.1 now or update your existing Kali Linux installation to the new one.
Offensive Security has released the much-anticipated Kali Linux 2022.1. This year, it is the first significant update of this ethical hacking/penetration testing distribution. Existing Kali Linux users should update their installation simply by running this command- sudo apt update&& sudo apt full-upgrade- in a terminal emulator.
Kali Linux 2022 Update Offers New Features
Kali Linux is a Linux distribution used by ethical hackers and cybersecurity professionals to perform security audits and penetration testing against internal and remote networks. This update comes two months after the release of Kali Linux 2021.4.
In Kali Linux 2022.1, developers have updated login backgrounds and desktop, new wallpapers and GRUB theme, and bootsplash along with a brand-new installer theme and consistent boot menu options. Browser landing pages are refreshed to conveniently allow users to access Kali Linux on Firefox and Chromium homepages.
These features will improve the experience for ethical hackers. ARM users can rejoice as Kali Linux has Bluetooth support for Raspberry Pi devices now with documentation for the latest model RaspberryPi Zero 2W. It also supports the Feroxbuster and Ghidra tools.