TYPO3 8.5.1

Release Notes

Version 8.5.1

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Release Notes for TYPO3 CMS 8.5.1

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 8.5.1 which was released on January 3rd, 2017.


This release is a combined bug fix and security release.


Find more details in the security bulletins:



MD5 checksums

81688be430a6d1157a8dac23908479fc  typo3_src-8.5.1.tar.gz
6d575cebf43dfa381ce91fcf55674980  typo3_src-8.5.1.zip

SHA256 checksums

0684e266c3711616efe260ec1381af30dfec3a4db0d0647313f1040ff48eb5fd  typo3_src-8.5.1.tar.gz
d60bb677bfd4d353b91d6a8f2474337ba4a3deefbb9b49b278c3f71c5424a849  typo3_src-8.5.1.zip


The usual upgrading procedure applies. No database updates are necessary.\ It might be required to clear all caches; the “important actions” section in the TYPO3 Install Tool offers the accordant possibility to do so.


Here is a list of what was fixed since [8.5.0](TYPO3_CMS_8.5.0 "wikilink"):

37ad006 [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 8.5.1
c7e1ce9 [SECURITY] Protect Mailtransport

Package Signatures

TYPO3 Release Packages (the downloadable tarballs and zip files) as well as Git tags are signed using PGP signatures during the automated release process. Besides that, MD5 and SHA2-256 hashes are being generated for these files. Find more details on verifying signatures and hashes in the infrastructure guide.

Download GPG signed release README.md file

Example of verifying integrity of tar.gz package of current release:

wget --content-disposition https://get.typo3.org/8.5.1/tar.gz
wget --content-disposition https://get.typo3.org/8.5.1/tar.gz.sig
gpg --verify typo3_src-8.5.1.tar.gz.sig typo3_src-8.5.1.tar.gz