Last Updated on: 3rd September 2023, 01:42 pm

Web site: 4bak.org (not active)
Origin: Canada
Category: Specialist
Desktop environment: Fluxbox
Architecture: x86
Based on: Slax
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 0.02 | September 10, 2008

4bak (previously DDbackup) – a Slax-based, modular liveUSB with a collection of forensics, backup and recovery applications. It contains AIR (Automated Image and Restore), Partimage, Xarchiver and others tools.

The last version 0.02 of 4bak is based on Slax 6.0.7 with the kernel The desktop is a mix of Fluxbox and Rox. 4bak liveUSB is configured in dual boot with DBAN (Darik’s Boot and Nuke). With DBAN you can securely wipes the hard disks of most computers.

Analysis tools:
aff tools, autopsy/sleuthkit/mac-robber, disktype, ewf utils, md5deep, readpst, rdd-verify, reglookup, trid

Recovery tools:
GNU ddrescue, dd_rescue/dd_rhelp, ext3undel, foremost, magicrescue, myrescue, ntfsundelete, photorec, recoverjpeg, scalpel, scrounge-ntfs, testdisk, hachoir-metadata, jhead, pdfinfo, vinetto, gpart, john the ripper

Imager tools:
aimage, dc3dd, dcfldd, dd, ewfacquire, rdd-copy, sdd, sg_dd

Anti-forensics tools:
secure_delete, shred, steghide, truecrypt, wipe

Others Forensics tools:
tableaucontrol, tableauinfo, tableau-parm

System tools:
gparted, ntfs-3g, partimage

Others tools:
gvim, bview, hexedit, epdfview, gqview, screencapture, bashburn, tkdvd, firefox, rox-filer, xarchiver, mc

The user is root and the password is toor

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1 thought on “4bak”

  1. I found a download link !!!

    If you xant to test it, link is just here :

    Infos are on :


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