PHP

5.5.8

Released on 9 Jan 2014
Project description.
PHP is a popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
PHP 5.5.8 Changelog
  • Core:
    • Disallowed JMP into a finally block.
    • Added validation of class names in the autoload process.
    • Fixed invalid C code in zend_strtod.c.
    • Fixed bug #66041 (list() fails to unpack yielded ArrayAccess object).
    • Fixed bug #65764 (generators/throw_rethrow FAIL with ZEND_COMPILE_EXTENDED_INFO).
    • Fixed bug #61645 (fopen and O_NONBLOCK).
    • Fixed bug #66218 (zend_register_functions breaks reflection).
  • Date:
    • Fixed bug #66060 (Heap buffer over-read in DateInterval, CVE-2013-6712).
    • Fixed bug #65768 (DateTimeImmutable::diff does not work).
  • DOM:
    • Fixed bug #65196 (Passing DOMDocumentFragment to DOMDocument::saveHTML() Produces invalid Markup).
  • Exif:
    • Fixed bug #65873 (Integer overflow in exif_read_data()).
  • Filter:
    • Fixed bug #66229 (128.0.0.0/16 isn't reserved any longer).
  • GD:
    • Fixed bug #64405 (Use freetype-config for determining freetype2 dir(s)).
  • PDO_odbc:
    • Fixed bug #66311 (Stack smashing protection kills PDO/ODBC queries).
  • MySQLi:
    • Fixed bug #65486 (mysqli_poll() is broken on win x64).
  • OPCache:
    • Fixed revalidate_path=1 behavior to avoid caching of symlinks values.
    • Fixed issue #140 ("opcache.enable_file_override" doesn't respect "opcache.revalidate_freq".)
  • SNMP:
    • Fixed SNMP_ERR_TOOBIG handling for bulk walk operations.
  • SOAP:
    • Fixed bug #66112 (Use after free condition in SOAP extension).
  • Sockets:
    • Fixed bug #65923 (ext/socket assumes AI_V4MAPPED is defined).
  • XSL:
    • Fixed bug #49634 (Segfault throwing an exception in a XSL registered function).
  • ZIP:
    • Fixed bug #66321 (ZipArchive::open() ze_obj->filename_len not real).