Kali Linux 2023.4 - Download and Upgrade to Kali Linux 2023.4 [Guide]

Kali Linux 2023.4 - Download and Upgrade to Kali Linux 2023.4 [Guide]

Kali Linux 2023.4 download link? How to upgrade to Kali Linux 2023.4 ? lot of questions started  ever since the new latest version of  Kali Linux family was released. While the process remains same, our new users are finding it difficult. So thought of clarifying it as a separate post and here we are. 

Features of Kali Linux 2023.4 ?

Kali Linux 2023.4 was released with lot of new improvements including a new Gnome 45 and multiple new tools like cabby, exiflooter,h8mail, Reconspider, etc. So, worth a upgrade you can do especially for trying Gnome 45! 

How to download Kali Linux 2023.4 for free?

Here are the direct download links for Kali Linux 2023.4 x64 bit version installers.

Torrent Link:




As a user of Kali, you know what to do next once its downloaded? verifying checksum to verify the file integrity.

Sum: : 49f6826e302659378ff0b18eda28121dad7eeab4da3b8d171df034da4996a75e

Above links are not working? check this official link

How to checksum or verify File Integrity of downloaded Kali Linux using Windows without any software [ Beginners' Guide]

Also See: Change desktop environment in Kali Linux Latest version [ How to Guide]

How to Upgrade to Kali Linux 2023.4 ?

Just follow the below steps:

1) Open your terminal or Press Ctrl + Alt + T Keys on your keyboard.

2) Type  sudo apt update 

Hit Enter.


3) sudo apt full-upgrade -y

Hit Enter. Note: Running the Step 3 skipping 2 will also works

Summary/FAQ (for Newbie's):

What's the latest version of Kali Linux? 

Kali Linux 2023.4 is the latest version of Kali Linux as of Jan 4, 2024. 

Is it legal to use Kali Linux? 

Yes, its just another Operation System. But beware of the tools! Improper usage tools are strictly not recommended. Know what you are looking for!

Is Kali Linux 2023.4 stable? 

Yes, this version is stable. 

Which version of Kali Linux should I download? 

Always the latest is recommended.

How much amount needs to be Paid to Purchase Kali Linux 2023.4?

Incase, if Someone asks you to pay amount to download Kali linux 2023.4 then he will likely be a scammer, so dont get into those! Kali Linux 2023.4 is completely free to download and you don't need to pay.

Is Kali Linux Hacker OS?

The tools available on the OS is being used in Infosec and Other communities which doesn't mean it should be called Hacker OS. But Yes, with the right Person its arguably one of the best tools available!

[ERROR] Could not change MAC: interface up or insufficient permissions: Device or resource busy in Kali Linux latest version [ Solution]

Kali Linux 2023.4 tutorials?

As always recommended, learn by doing! I will try to publish posts whenever i have time. Until now, the best Place is official documentation.

See you on the next post,