Installing Kali Linux 2.0 on Amazon AWS

We are writing to inform you that, as of January 13, 2016, Offensive Security will no longer offer “Kali Linux minimal image” to new subscribers on AWS Marketplace. As a current subscriber, your use and subscription to Kali Linux minimal image is unaffected; you can continue to create new instances, and any running instances will not be affected in any way.

ssh -i <path to your SSH key> admin@<public IP of the instance>
sudo su -
cat << EOF > /etc/apt/sources.list
deb http://http.kali.org/kali sana main non-free contrib
deb http://security.kali.org/kali-security/ sana/updates main contrib non-free
EOF
apt-key adv — keyserver hkp://keys.gnupg.net — recv-keys 7D8D0BF6
apt-get update
apt-get dist-upgrade
apt-get install kali-linux-full
shutdown -r now
sudo /etc/init.d/postgresql start
sudo msfdb init
sudo msfconsole

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