NetHunter: Transform your phone Android as a hacking tool

self-destruction of your data with kali linux
self-destruction of your data with kali linux

Last updated: June 15, 2024

Great news for Kali fans Linux : the team responsible recently launched a new project called Nethunter, specially developed for devices Android. This project aims to facilitate physical attacks via the USB port.

For those who are not familiar with Time Linux, it is an open source operating system based on Debian, which brings together all the essential tools for information system security testing.

You can install NetHunter on a variety of phones Android to transform them into powerful hacking tools.

Among the compatible devices, you will find:

  • Nexus : Models 6P, 5X, 9, 5, and 6
  • Xiaomi : Pocophone F1, Mi 9T, and Mi A3
  • Nokia : 6.1 Plus, 3.1, and 6.1
  • Gemini : PDA
  • Samsung : Galaxy Tab S4 and Galaxy S6 Edge
  • LG : V20 International
  • Sony : Xperia Z1
  • OnePlus : From Series One to Nord AC2003, including Series 6, 7, 8
  • Realme : C15
  • TicWatch : Pro and various versions

These devices, once equipped with NetHunter, can launch attacks, particularly via the USB port of target machines.

The main objective of NetHunter is to offer a complete platform for penetration testing on Android, bringing together all the tools necessary for various pentests. This platform is specifically designed to compromise systems over USB, providing increased efficiency when installed and running on a phone Android compatible.

Finally, know that we find in NetHunter, the entire set of Kali tools Linux, including features ofself-destruction or taking remote control (VNC…etc.).

For more information, I invite you to consult the official website of the Kali project Linux nethunter.