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New XAMPP with PHP 5.5.27 & 5.6.11 versions

Hi Apache Friends!

We just released new versions of XAMPP for all platforms with the latest PHP versions: 5.5.27 and 5.6.11.

This version also ships the new XAMPP Dashboard where you can find useful guides for configuring your new XAMPP or for developing your PHP applications. We need your help to continue improving our new Dashboard! Please post any suggestions in our forum thread.

You can...

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New XAMPP with PHP 5.5.19 & 5.6.3 versions

Hi Apache Friends!

We just released new versions of XAMPP for all platforms with latest PHP versions: 5.5.19 and 5.6.3. We simplified the versioning for XAMPP releases and we now base the version number on the bundled PHP version, so you can more easily tell what is in the stack.

In addition to the component upgrades below, we also included a new beta Welcome page, which includes new tutorials...

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Heartbleed OpenSSL Bug

The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. This weakness allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure.

OpenSSL versions from 1.0.1 through 1.0.1f (inclusive) are vulnerable and make it possible to steal information, including everything from the encrypted content and to the...

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New Apache Friends Design

We have been working hard to improve Apache Friends / XAMPP. Beginning late last year, we expanded support for newer versions of PHP, increased the frequency of releases, and brought Linux and OS X ports up-to-date. Today, more than 10 years since Apache Friends was launched, we're happy to unveil a new website design. When we looked at the page analytics, it was perfectly clear: people come to...

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New XAMPP 1.8.2-3 and 1.8.3-2 versions

We are happy to announce a new release of XAMPP for all supported platforms: OS X. This release ships new versions of the main components:

1.8.2-3 version (PHP 5.4 based)

  • Updated PHP to 5.4.22
  • Updated MySQL to 5.5.34
  • Updated Apache to 2.4.7
  • Updated phpMyAdmin to 4.0.9

1.8.3-2 version (PHP 5.5 based)

  • Updated PHP to 5.5.6
  • Updated MySQL to 5.6.14
  • Updated Apache to 2.4.7
  • Updated...

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