A weeklong (19-23 August, 2019) Workshop on Secure Coding organised by the Bhutan Computer Incident Response Team (BtCIRT) under the Department of Information Technology and Telecom, MoIC is currently underway. The program is being supported by Asia-Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC) and European Union(EU) through Asi@Connect Project coordinated by TEIN*CC. The workshop has over 50 participants with application development or system administration backgrounds from various organisations including colleges, ISPs, financial institutions, corporations, government offices and private sector agencies .
Microsoft has released updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. Therefore,BtCIRT recommend users and administrators to review the Microsoft’s August 2019 Security Update Summary and Deployment Information and apply the necessary updates.
Adobe has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in multiple Adobe products. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. Therefore,BtCIRT recommend users and administrators to review the following Adobe Security Bulletins and apply the necessary updates: After Effects CC APSB19-31 Character Animator CC APSB19-32 Premiere Pro CC APSB19-33 Prelude CC APSB19-35 Creative Cloud Desktop Application APSB19-39 Acrobat and Reader APSB19-41 Experience Manager APSB19-42 Photoshop CC APSB19-44
Google has released Chrome version 76.0.3809.87 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This version addresses multiple vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit to take control of an affected system. Therefore, BtCIRT recommends users and administrators to review the Chrome Release and apply the necessary updates.
With support of TIEN and APNIC, BtCIRT is organising a workshop on Secure Coding from August 19-23, 2019. If you would like to participate, please fill in your details in the form below and you will be notified if your application is successful. Please note that only the event fee and expenses for lunch and refreshments are covered by the organiser. Also note that this registration is only open for the private sector employees. Registration remains open till August 10, 2019. REGISTER HERE