BackBox is an Open Source and free project and the release includes features such as Linux Kernel 3.13, EFI mode, Anonymous mode, LVM + Disk encryption installer, privacy additions, and armhf Debian packages. The distribution also includes a large number of applications in the repository including LibreOffice office suite and many more.
- Preinstalled Linux Kernel 3.13
- New Ubuntu 14.04.1 base
- Installer with LVM and Full Disk Encryption options
- Handy Thunar custom actions
- RAM wipe at shutdown/reboot
- System improvements
- Upstream components
- Bug corrections
- Performance boost
- Improved Anonymous mode
- Predisposition to ARM architecture (armhf Debian packages)
- Predisposition to BackBox Cloud platform
- New and updated hacking tools
The simple Ubuntu like boot screen allows trying BackBox without installing it.