Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1928-1 php5 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Sep 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 805222.
- More information:
An update has been made to php5, a server-side, HTML-embedded scripting language. Specficially, as reported in #805222, the ability to build extensions in certain older versions of PHP within Debian has been hindered by an upstream change which first appeared in PHP 5.6.15. This update applies a fix which restores the ability to build PHP extensions for Debian 8
jessieso that a forthcoming PECL extension update can be built and released.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 5.6.40+dfsg-0+deb8u6.
We recommend that you upgrade your php5 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS