Release notes

Discover the latest information about Avatao’s new platform releases, features, updates, fixes and more!

avatao release notes

May  2021

Content
  • Published Ruby OWASP Top 10 module with 9 exercises
  • Published Python best practices module with 5 exercises
owasp top 10 vulnerabilities

April  2021

Platform
  • Events and challenges can be renamed in downloadable reports
  • Custom modules can be edited and deleted
  • Modules from the module statistics page can now be clicked
  • Frontend fixes:

    – Module leaderboard only showed a spinner when disabled for members >
       we have hidden leaderboard for members when leaderboards are disabled

    – Onboarding flow could lead to users being stuck when closed and reopened at certain stages

    – Module length maximum is set by default for browsing modules, preventing them from being accidentally hidden

Content

  • Published a new module covering Python secure coding best practices with 5 exercises

March  2021

Platform
  • Introduced self-served CTFs
    – Organizations are now able to create Capture The Flag events
  • Dark mode available
    – Users can select whether they prefer a light or dark interface (toggle implemented only for the Avatao platform, not for the exercise UI)
  • User contact opt-out
    Upon signing-up users can now opt-out of being contacted about their trial experience
  • Introduced Message Center
    Users will be able to receive notifications on the platform UI, including messages and reminders about new assignments, platform downtime, etc.
  • Updated feedback forms
    Redesigned forms introduced about user feedback on challenge completion and leaving the platform
release notes

February  2021

Platform
  • Introduced onboarding process for new registrants
    – Different onboarding flow for members, admins and trial users
  • Custom deadline for assignments
    – Admins can now add a custom deadline to their assignments for their users

Content

  • Published 18 new Node.JS / React challenges

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