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Brainpan 3 has been tested and found to work with VMware Player, VMware Fusion, and Virtual Box.
Check to make sure Brainpan_III.ova has following checksums so you know your download is intact:
MD5 : 170e0d8b26ab721587537fcde69087a0
Import Brainpan_III.ova into your preferred hypervisor and configure the network settings to your needs. It will get an IP address via DHCP, but it's recommended you run it within a NAT or visible to the host OS only since it is vulnerable to attacks.
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