KALI LINUX DOJO at Black Hat USA 2018

August 9 | 09:00 – 16:00 | South Seas IJ


Join the Kali Linux team for this special opportunity to strengthen your Kali skills and knowledge in a hands-on environment. Attendees can drop by all day Thursday where they'll be able to build and customize their own version of Kali. Seating will be based on a first come, first-served, drop-in basis and is open to all pass types.


  • Powerful 64bit laptop with updated Kali Rolling installed (or in a Virtual Machine).
  • At least 50 GB free hard disk space.
  • Wired networking! Please make sure your laptop has an ethernet connection available or bring a USB ethernet dongle with you.

Generating Your Own Custom Kali ISOs

Learn how to master Kali Linux Recipes and easily build images such as the Kali Linux ISO of Doom or Instant Evil Kali Access Point. One of the most powerful features of Kali Linux is the ability to create your own unique version of the distribution containing customized toolsets, desktop managers, and services in a quick and easy manner. This workshop will show you how to customize virtually every aspect of Kali using the live-build utility, making efficient use of the various meta-packages. Immerse yourself in advanced customizations of Kali Linux, and bend it to your will.


Use Kali Linux on the road? Want to make the ultimate portable boot device? With today's USB 3.0 bus speeds and Kali Linux Live USB boot support, having a customized Kali installation that fits on your keychain is very possible. Learn how to make a sleek Kali Bootable USB stick, which contains several persistent storage profiles, both regular and encrypted. Protect your encrypted data using the Kali LUKS Nuke feature – destroy and restore your data with confidence. Carry Kali and any stored information safely, wherever you may need to take it.