Install VirtualBox Guest Additions in Kali Linux

In order to have proper mouse and screen integration as well as folder sharing with your host system, you will need to install the VirtualBox Guest additions. Follow the steps outline below to complete this task: Steps: – Open a terminal console, and run following command apt-get update && apt-get install -y linux-headers-$(uname -r) – Mount the Guest Additions CD image and click Cancel on prompt – From the terminal console, run following commands to copy the “VBoxLinuxAdditions.

Installing Kali Linux 1.0.6 in Virtualbox

Kali Linux is one of the most advanced Penetration Testing and Security Auditing Linux distribution, ever. Kali is a complete re-build, secure, and enterprise-ready version of BackTrack Linux, adhering completely to Debian development standards. For a complete tour of Kali Linux Features, visit http://docs.kali.org/introduction/what-is-kali-linux I have documented below steps to installing Kali Linux (64bit) on a VirtualBox for those that fancy a trial [box type=”info” style=”rounded” icon=”info”]During initial install, I ran into this error “An installation step failed… The failing step is: Install the system” After much troubleshooting, it apparently appears the install requires a minimum virtual disk size of about 12GB.