PHP 5.4.4 and 5.3.14 Releases Fix Security Vulnerabilities

June 15, 2012 By The Vigilant Application Owner

H Security – (International) PHP 5.4.4 and 5.3.14 releases fix security vulnerabilities. The PHP developers released updates to both the 5.4 and 5.3 branches of the language. The updates fix 2 security vulnerabilities and more than 30 other bugs. A vulnerability in the DES implementation of the language’s crypt() function was patched along with a heap overflow in PHP’s phar extension.