Software Update: Pi-hole Core 5.12.1 / Web 5.15 / FTL 5.18

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Version 5.12.1 of Pi-hole Core has been released. Also be Pi Hole Web 5.15 and FTL 5.18 hatched. Pi-hole is an advertising-aware dns and web server intended to run on a Raspberry Pi in the network. If Pi-hole is referenced on the router for dns handling, all devices on the network will automatically use it without any settings needing to be changed. Then ads are no longer fetched, which makes pages load faster. Potentially, it can also keep malware out. For more information, we refer you to the explanations and videos on this pageor this manual from tweaker jpgview. The changelogs for the three separate modules can be found below.

Pi hole FTL changes:

  • Improve deep CNAME inspection #1425
  • Add warning about inaccessible adlists to message table (Pi-hole diagnosis). #1415
  • Update embedded dnsmasq to v2.87rc1 in #1429
  • Store domainlist IDs for blocked/permitted queries in #1409
  • Replace nonstandard which in #1430

Pi-hole Web changes:

  • Do not apply IDNA conversion to RegEx domains in #2336
  • Set Samesite=Strict for PHP session cookie #2285
  • Use constants instead of class constants in #2342
  • Add the ability to filter domains by type #2334
  • Update browser list #2344
  • Show link from query log to domain table for black/whitelisted domains in #2346
  • Avoid message warnings on Settings page, if session was already started in #2351 [Introduced into dev by #2285]
  • Add interpretation for Pi-hole message type ADLIST in #2320

Pi-hole Core changes:

  • Update FTL Binary test to ensure we catch incompatibility issues early in #4893
  • Fix pihole restart command #4899

Version number 5.12.1 / 5.15 / 5.18
Release status Final
Operating systems Script language
Website Pi hole
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License type GPL
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