A new security release of osTicket is now available. Make sure your helpdesk is up to date with the latest fixes.
The release fixes bugs and addresses several security vulnerabilities reported in prior versions, and also introduces a host of awesome enhancements and improvements. Please note that v1.16.3 requires PHP 8 and v1.15.8 requires PHP 7.2
For a complete list of improvements, fixes, and changes please check our release notes.
To learn everything you need to know about using our latest features, check out our YouTube channel for video tutorials. You can get additional help on our documentation site.
Upgrading Your Installation
Note: Before upgrading osTicket, be sure to check your PHP version to make sure it is compatible. osTicket v1.16.3 requires PHP 8.
If you are using an older version of osTicket, we highly recommend that you upgrade to the latest version – please refer to the upgrade guide for complete instructions. If you are installing osTicket for the first time, then simply download osTicket and follow the installation guide.
Please be sure to upgrade your plugins as well as any language packs you have installed.
If maintaining your osTicket installation is becoming daunting, we would encourage you to consider osTicket as a hosted service – we’ll even import data from your current installation, free of charge. With SupportSystem’s turnkey infrastructure, you get osTicket at its best, leaving you free to focus on your customers without the burden of making sure the application is stable, maintained, and secure.
Maintenance Releases for 1.15 Series
For osTicket users who are unable or unwilling to upgrade, we highly recommend upgrading to the 1.15.8 maintenance release, v1.15.8. These new maintenance releases address security vulnerabilities affecting prior releases. These fixes have also been integrated into v1.16.3.
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To keep up with future development in the works for osTicket, feel free to follow our osTicket Roadmap on GitHub.
The osTicket Team.