PHP

5.6.8

Released on 16 Apr 2015
Project description.
PHP is a popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
PHP 5.6.8 Changelog
  • Core:
    • Fixed bug #66609 (php crashes with __get() and ++ operator in some cases).
    • Fixed bug #68021 (get_browser() browser_name_regex returns non-utf-8 characters).
    • Fixed bug #68917 (parse_url fails on some partial urls).
    • Fixed bug #69134 (Per Directory Values overrides PHP_INI_SYSTEM configuration options).
    • Additional fix for bug #69152 (Type confusion vulnerability in exception::getTraceAsString).
    • Fixed bug #69210 (serialize function return corrupted data when sleep has non-string values).
    • Fixed bug #69212 (Leaking VIA_HANDLER func when exception thrown in __call/... arg passing).
    • Fixed bug #69221 (Segmentation fault when using a generator in combination with an Iterator).
    • Fixed bug #69337 (php_stream_url_wrap_http_ex() type-confusion vulnerability).
    • Fixed bug #69353 (Missing null byte checks for paths in various PHP extensions).
  • Apache2handler:
    • Fixed bug #69218 (potential remote code execution with apache 2.4 apache2handler). (CVE-2015-3330)
  • cURL:
    • Implemented FR #69278 (HTTP2 support).
    • Fixed bug #68739 (Missing break / control flow).
    • Fixed bug #69316 (Use-after-free in php_curl related to CURLOPT_FILE/_INFILE/_WRITEHEADER).
  • Date:
    • Fixed bug #69336 (Issues with "last day of <monthname>").
  • Enchant:
    • Fixed bug #65406 (Enchant broker plugins are in the wrong place in windows builds).
  • Ereg:
    • Fixed bug #68740 (NULL Pointer Dereference).
  • Fileinfo:
    • Fixed bug #68819 (Fileinfo on specific file causes spurious OOM and/or segfault).
  • Filter:
    • Fixed bug #69202 (FILTER_FLAG_STRIP_BACKTICK ignored unless other flags are used).
    • Fixed bug #69203 (FILTER_FLAG_STRIP_HIGH doesn't strip ASCII 127).
  • Mbstring:
    • Fixed bug #68846 (False detection of CJK Unified Ideographs Extension E).
  • OPCache:
    • Fixed bug #69297 (function_exists strange behavior with OPCache on disabled function).
    • Fixed bug #69281 (opcache_is_script_cached no longer works).
    • Fixed bug #68677 (Use After Free). (CVE-2015-1351)
  • OpenSSL:
    • Fixed bug #68853, #65137 (Buffered crypto stream data breaks IO polling in stream_select() contexts).
    • Fixed bug #69197 (openssl_pkcs7_sign handles default value incorrectly).
    • Fixed bug #69215 (Crypto servers should send client CA list).
    • Add a check for RAND_egd to allow compiling against LibreSSL.
  • Phar:
    • Fixed bug #64343 (PharData::extractTo fails for tarball created by BSD tar).
    • Fixed bug #64931 (phar_add_file is too restrictive on filename).
    • Fixed bug #65467 (Call to undefined method cli_arg_typ_string).
    • Fixed bug #67761 (Phar::mapPhar fails for Phars inside a path containing ".tar").
    • Fixed bug #69324 (Buffer Over-read in unserialize when parsing Phar). (CVE-2015-2783)
    • Fixed bug #69441 (Buffer Overflow when parsing tar/zip/phar in phar_set_inode). (CVE-2015-3329)
  • Postgres:
    • Fixed bug #68741 (Null pointer dereference). (CVE-2015-1352)
  • SOAP:
    • Fixed bug #69152 (Type Confusion Infoleak Vulnerability in unserialize() with SoapFault).
    • Fixed bug #69293 (NEW segfault when using SoapClient::__setSoapHeader (bisected, regression)).
  • SPL:
    • Fixed bug #69227 (Use after free in zval_scan caused by spl_object_storage_get_gc).
  • Sqlite3:
    • Fixed bug #68760 (SQLITE segfaults if custom collator throws an exception).
    • Fixed bug #69287 (Upgrade bundled libsqlite to 3.8.8.3).
    • Fixed bug #66550 (SQLite prepared statement use-after-free).