MyBB Documentation

Version 1.8.5

MyBB 1.8.5

Version: 1.8.5 (code 185)
Release date: 27 May 2015
Type: Maintenance, Security

Before performing any upgrade please remember to backup your forum’s files and database and store them safely. If you have edited core files, including language files, please make sure you make a changelog for these changes so you can make them again (if necessary) once the upgrade is complete.

Follow the Upgrade Documentation for more detailed instructions.


Security vulnerabilities addressed (6)

Severity Description Reported by
Medium risk Reset password code check could be circumvented in member.php
Medium risk Sender email could be spoofed when sending an email to a user in member.php
Medium risk Permissions not checked for post search with old sid in search.php
Medium risk XSS in quick edit function of xmlhttp.php
Low risk CSRF in ACP mass mail cancellation
Low risk Use of the U+200E Unicode character to create "duplicate" username

Issues resolved (58)

https://github.com/mybb/mybb/issues?q=is%3Aclosed+milestone%3A1.8.5

Update Details

Changed Files (102)

  • admin/
    • inc/
      • class_form.php
    • modules/
      • config/
        • calendars.php
        • mod_tools.php
        • mycode.php
        • profile_fields.php
        • settings.php
        • smilies.php
      • forum/
        • announcements.php
        • management.php
      • home/
        • preferences.php
      • style/
        • templates.php
        • themes.php
      • user/
        • admin_permissions.php
        • group_promotions.php
        • groups.php
        • mass_mail.php
        • users.php
    • index.php
  • images/
    • headerlinks_sprite.png
  • inc/
    • datahandlers
    • login.php
    • pm.php
    • post.php
    • user.php
    • warnings.php
    • languages/
      • english/
        • admin/
          • config_profile_fields.lang.php
          • config_settings.lang.php
          • config_thread_prefixes.lang.php
          • forum_management.lang.php
          • global.lang.php
          • user_users.lang.php
        • datahandler_post.lang.php
        • global.lang.php
        • member.lang.php
        • private.lang.php
        • reputation.lang.php
        • showteam.lang.php
      • english.php
    • tasks
    • delayedmoderation.php
    • userpruning.php
    • adminfunctions_templates.php
    • class_core.php
    • class_custommoderation.php
    • class_datacache.php
    • class_moderation.php
    • class_parser.php
    • db_base.php
    • db_mysql.php
    • db_mysqli.php
    • db_pdo.php
    • db_pgsql.php
    • db_sqlite.php
    • functions.php
    • functions_archive.php
    • functions_forumlist.php
    • functions_post.php
    • functions_search.php
    • functions_user.php
  • install/
    • resources
    • adminoptions.xml
    • mybb_theme.xml
    • mysql_db_tables.php
    • pgsql_db_tables.php
    • settings.xml
    • sqlite_db_tables.php
    • upgrade2.php
    • upgrade3.php
    • upgrade5.php
    • upgrade12.php
    • upgrade30.php
    • upgrade32.php
    • upgrade33.php
    • index.php
  • jscripts/
    • sceditor/
      • editor_plugins/
        • bbcode.js
        • format.js
        • undo.js
        • xhtml.js
        • jquery.sceditor.bbcode.min.js
        • jquery.sceditor.default.min.css
        • jquery.sceditor.min.js
        • jquery.sceditor.xhtml.min.js
  • contact.php
  • forumdisplay.php
  • global.php
  • managegroup.php
  • member.php
  • misc.php
  • modcp.php
  • moderation.php
  • newreply.php
  • newthread.php
  • private.php
  • reputation.php
  • search.php
  • sendthread.php
  • showteam.php
  • showthread.php
  • stats.php
  • usercp.php
  • warnings.php
  • xmlhttp.php

Changed Language Files (12)

There are changes to 12 language file(s). Changed languages files can be cross-referenced from the list above.

Changed Templates (8)

  • codebuttons
  • modcp
  • postbit_attachments_images_image
  • postbit_attachments_thumbnails_thumbnail
  • private_advanced_search
  • private_send_tracking
  • reputation
  • usercp_profile_contact_fields

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