Install ZENMAP in Debain( Kali Linux) base system.

If you are familiar with PENTEST and Kali linux platform, you should know nmap which is great vulnerability scanning tool. But recent version of kali has dropped ZENMAP which is GUI base for nmap which great tool to run nmap in GUI and also to generate command line to run on nmap.

Apparently, ZENMAP need to install manually on newer kali OS’s. Here is way to install it.

You can get more info here https://nmap.org

Go to https://nmap.org/download.html and download Optional Zenmap GUI (all platforms): zenmap-7.80-1.noarch.rpm usually it will go to download on your kali

Then run these commands:

sudo su it will ask to enter password for root

apt-get update
apt-get install alien


cd to the download folder where you download zenmap

sudo alien “zenmap-7.80-1.noarch.rpm”

sudo dpkg -i “zenmap-7.80-1.noarch.deb”

Then you will be able to launch zenmap.

All credit goes to https://forums.kali.org/showthread.php?45988-Zenmap-missing-Kali-Linux-2019-4

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