Step By Step Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1

Kali Linux is the operating system Debian-derived Linux distribution. It was released for the first time on 13 March 2013. Kali Linux is an open source project. Kali Linux is included in 600 penetration testing tools. kali Linux supports multi-language in the operating system. In the previous article, you first have ‘How to Install Kali Linux Version 2018.1.‘ Today we will see ‘How to Change Root Password in Kali Linux 2018’. To download the new Kali Linux’s iso file, download it at the following link.

https://www.kali.org/downloads/

Step By Step Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1

Step By Step Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1

Follow Steps To Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1:

To change Root’s password in Kali Linux, first, open the Linux Terminal. Type the passwd in the terminal And press Enter. Now enter a new Root Password in front of ‘New UNIX password‘ and Retype the same Root password again. Type a new Root password twice and press Enter. Now you can see that the Root password will be a message of successful changes.

Step By Step Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1

Change Root Password With Linux Terminal


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Now let us see if Root login is by a new Root Password, To do this, type the root in the user and click on Next button.

Step By Step Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1

Login Root

Enter the new root password you have changed and click on the Sign In.

Step By Step Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1

Enter New Root Password

Now you can see Kali Linux Desktop ‘Login with the new Root Password.

Step By Step Change Root Password In Kali Linux 2018.1

Kali Linux Desktop


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