Kali Linux slow upgrade Problem and Source list Problem solution

Posted: 3 Dec 2017 in kali Linux
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I found many people facing Kali Linux Update and Upgrade problem because of incorrect mirror list or incorrect link.So i have decided to write a detail article on this and solving this problem.

Even many people can upgrade and update their Kali Linux Files and Software’s but they are also facing a new kind of problem and that is slow internet in there Kali Linux.Even they have 4G Network or Optical Fiber Connection they can’t update or Upgrade there Kali Linux with that speed and they are still updating with 15 Kb/s or 26 Kb/s which is quite slow. So this article is also solution of this second problem.And after reading this article you will be easily able to update your Kali Linux with Full Speed.I am going to write all the Process step wise and in some simple form to make you understand in easy fashion.Now without wasting a single moment i am going to show you the complete Upgrade and Update Process of Kali Linux with Updated Mirror List,Proper Link, Configuration File to edit and Finally the Proof of Speed of Up-gradation and Updation.

I have also included Kali Linux 2018.2 latest repository required for kali linux proper update and upgrade.

Step1:First I will show you my kali Linux Version.

It is important to know your Kali Linux Version before making any changes to IT.Only after knowing the version you will be sure to make changes or not.You will be sure that this article will help your kali Linux Version or not.

the command used to see Kali Linux Version is:

#cat /etc/*release


kali linux version

Step2: Now edit the Source Configuration File.

You can clearly see which File we have to open and edit in below image.Use vi editor or any editor to edit the file /etc/apt/sources.list

Use the link as it is i have mentioned in the image and your Update and Upgrade speed of your Kali Linux will increased to maximum.In the next image i will show you the proof.

kali linux update problem fixed

Step3:Now Update your Kali Linux Tools or Upgrade your kali Linux with below commands.

During update and upgrades you can notice the speed as i am going to show you in images below.

speedup kali linux upgarde

You can clearly see my Kali Linux is getting Upgraded with a speed of 439 KB/s.


online training


repository for Updating kali Linux 2018.2 Latest version is

kali linux 2018.2 repository



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