PHP 5.3.2 released
Posted on: 03/05/2010 10:52 PM

PHP 5.3.2 has been released

The PHP development team is proud to announce the immediate release of PHP 5.3.2. This is a maintenance release in the 5.3 series, which includes a large number of bug fixes.

Security Enhancements and Fixes in PHP 5.3.2:

Improved LCG entropy. (Rasmus, Samy Kamkar)
Fixed safe_mode validation inside tempnam() when the directory path does not end with a /). (Martin Jansen)
Fixed a possible open_basedir/safe_mode bypass in the session extension identified by Grzegorz Stachowiak. (Ilia)
Key Bug Fixes in PHP 5.3.2 include:

Added support for SHA-256 and SHA-512 to php's crypt.
Added protection for $_SESSION from interrupt corruption and improved "session.save_path" check.
Fixed bug #51059 (crypt crashes when invalid salt are given).
Fixed bug #50940 Custom content-length set incorrectly in Apache sapis.
Fixed bug #50847 (strip_tags() removes all tags greater then 1023 bytes long).
Fixed bug #50723 (Bug in garbage collector causes crash).
Fixed bug #50661 (DOMDocument::loadXML does not allow UTF-16).
Fixed bug #50632 (filter_input() does not return default value if the variable does not exist).
Fixed bug #50540 (Crash while running ldap_next_reference test cases).
Fixed bug #49851 (http wrapper breaks on 1024 char long headers).
Over 60 other bug fixes.

PHP 5.3.2 released


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