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Kali Linux Cookbook - Second Edition by Bob Perciaccante, Corey P. Schultz

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How to do it...

The installation of Metasploitable is done in the following manner:

  1. Start by unzipping the Metasploitable ZIP (at the time of publication this was metasploitable-linux-2.0.0.zip) file that you previously downloaded.
  2. Change the directory name that was extracted to metasploitable.
  3. Find where your main VirtualBox storage is.
  4. Windows default: c:\users\<username>\virtualBox VMs
  5. Mac default: /users/<username>/VirtualBox VMs
You should see a directory under the main path for the Kali Linux VM you installed earlier.
  1. In this directory, create a new folder called Virtual Disks. This will make the following path:

...\VirtualBox VMs\Virtual Disks.

 

  1. Move the metasploitable directory that was created when you unzipped the file earlier ...

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