Last Month in PHP: 2016 February

2016 March 19 20:15

Time to read: 3 minutes

From a KCPUG lightning talk given on 02 Mar 2016

PHP Updates

Security and bugfix updates to PHP were released in February. Upgrade if you have a version less than:

  • 7.0.3

  • 5.6.18

    • Added HTTP 451
  • 5.5.32

CMSes

Drupal released security updates. Upgrade!
WordPress released a security update. Upgrade!

  • Drupal 8.0.4
  • Drupal 7.4.3
  • Drupal 6.3.8

  • WordPress 4.4.2

    • 2 Security fixes
    • 17 bug fixes

μFrameworks

Slim 3.2

  • Support the hostOnly cookie flag
  • Write to the PHP error log if displayErrorDetails is false to make it easier to find out what’s gone wrong!
  • Support PHP 7+ errors in the same way that Exceptions are handled.

See: Slim Framework 3.2 release notes

Frameworks

Various frameworks had point releases. I'm not sure what changed, so I assume that these are bugfixes.

  • Laravel 5.2.13

    • fixes a bug that can cause Mail::queue to send stale view data when using daemon queue workers.
  • Symfony [3.0.3, 2.8.3, 2.7.10, 2.3.38]
  • Zend Framework

    • No updates for ZF 2.5
    • Lots of work towards ZF 3 in Q3!
    • See: the ZF3 Roadmap

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