How to Uninstall and Install bully on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 2, 2022

Bully is a new implementation of the WPS brute force attack, written in C. It is conceptually identical to other programs, in that it exploits the (now well known) design flaw in the WPS specification. It has several advantages over the original reaver code. These include fewer dependencies, improved memory and cpu performance, correct handling of endianness, and a more robust set of options. I will show you how to install bully on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for bully to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install bully on Ubuntu 22.04

Install bully Ubuntu 22.04

bully is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install bully using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these instructions to get bully on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install bully Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt install bully

Install bully using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt install aptitude

Then, you can now install bully, just following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install bully Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install bully

Uninstall bully on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

If you installed bully using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall bully on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove bully

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall bully and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge bully

Ending

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install bully on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall bully too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.