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I have seen a lot about Back Track and was wondering if that was the best pen testing distro or if there are others that are better.

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Have you considered OpenBSD? The package library has a wealth of pen-testing tools. –  paxos1977 Dec 25 '09 at 1:12

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It's the best one I've come across - just my 2c :)

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Another one I can recommend if you do application testing is Samurai Web Testing Framework. Works for me.

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