Updating PHP5 to PHP 5.3.10 on Ubuntu
Thanks to Nathan Rennie-Waldock. you can have the latest PHP5 5.3.10 running in #Ubuntu Oneiric, Natty, Maverick and Lucid.
PHP 5.3.10 fixes critical remote code execution vulnerability
The vulnerability was introduced by the fix for a hash collision denial-of-service flaw
Proof-of-concept code that exploits this vulnerability has already been published online
Nathan Rennie-Waldock Personal Package Archives (PPA) is located at https://launchpad.net/~nathan-renniewaldock/+archive/ppa
Just run as root the following to use PHP 5.3.10
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nathan-renniewaldock/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade
Canonical should be a little bit ashamed to not deliver these security patches for the server edition! relying on individuals to provide the latest version of secure software is not promoting #Linux in enterprise.