BackTrack 5 R3 Adds Arduino Support

BackTrack 5 Release 3, a popular Linux security distribution, now includes hardware support.

Released at last month's Black Hat and DefCon, BackTrack 5 Release 3 includes over 60 new security tools. It also fixes vulnerabilities in the previous releases.

New is software specific for the Arduino and the Kautilya toolkits, the latter includes payloads for the Teensy USB development board.

BackTrack, which can be configured to boot live from a CD, is widely used by security researchers and penetration testers. The latest release can be downloaded here.