PHP

5.6.1

Released on 2 Oct 2014
Project description.
PHP is a popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
PHP 5.6.1 Changelog
  • Core:
    • Implemented FR #38409 (parse_ini_file() loses the type of booleans).
    • Fixed bug #65463 (SIGSEGV during zend_shutdown()).
    • Fixed bug #66036 (Crash on SIGTERM in apache process).
    • Fixed bug #67878 (program_prefix not honoured in man pages).
    • Fixed bug #67938 (Segfault when extending interface method with variadic).
    • Fixed bug #67985 (Incorrect last used array index copied to new array after unset).
    • Fixed bug #68088 (New Posthandler Potential Illegal efree() vulnerability). (CVE-2014-3622)
  • DOM:
    • Made DOMNode::textContent writeable.
  • Fileinfo:
    • Fixed bug #67731 (finfo::file() returns invalid mime type for binary files).
  • GD:
    • Made fontFetch's path parser thread-safe.
  • GMP:
    • Fixed bug #67917 (Using GMP objects with overloaded operators can cause memory exhaustion).
    • Fixed bug #50175 (gmp_init() results 0 on given base and number starting with 0x or 0b).
    • Implemented gmp_import() and gmp_export().
  • MySQLi:
    • Fixed bug #67839 (mysqli does not handle 4-byte floats correctly).
  • OpenSSL:
    • Fixed bug #67850 (extension won't build if openssl compiled without SSLv3).
  • phpdbg:
    • Fixed issue #111 (compile error without ZEND_SIGNALS).
  • SOAP:
    • Fixed bug #67955 (SoapClient prepends 0-byte to cookie names).
  • Session:
    • Fixed bug #67972 (SessionHandler Invalid memory read create_sid()).
  • Sysvsem:
    • Implemented FR #67990 (Add optional nowait argument to sem_acquire).