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PHP 5.3.1 released for 5 security flaws, 113 bugs

Nov 20, 2009, 19:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

[ Thanks to SMK for this link. ]

"PHP 5.3 was released at the end of June, so the 5.3.1 point update has been in the works for five months at this point.

"On the security fix front two of the bug fixes are for safe mode items which could have left a PHP system at risk:

* Fixed a safe_mode bypass in tempnam().
* Fixed bug #50063 (safe_mode_include_dir fails).

"The three other fixes are a collection of different issues."

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