Offensive Security has announced the release of Kali Linux 2019.1. This is the first release of the Linux based distro in 2019, bringing the kernel to version 4.19.13. This release also fixes many bugs and includes several updated packages.
Kali Linux, is an open source distribution based on Linux, for Advanced Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking and network security assessments.
The release announcement notes that “the big marquee update of this release is the update of Metasploit to version 5.0, which is their first major release since version 4.0 came out in 2011.”
Users can download Kali Linux from: kali.org/downloads