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Lots of security related software, like backtrack and metasploit, can be used for illegal purposes. Is it likely that national security organisations (e.g. federal police) track the downloads of such software?

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Any answer here would be pure speculation, and not really constructive. –  Rory Alsop Dec 25 '12 at 16:06

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It can be done, but considering the amount of downloads and the possibilities to cover your tracks, e.g. running through multiple tunnels, it's highly unlikely.

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