[cups] CUPS 2.0.1

Michael Sweet msweet at apple.com
Fri Nov 14 09:36:05 PST 2014

CUPS 2.0.1 is now available from:


The new release addresses the SSL 3.0 POODLE attack and fixes a number of bugs that have been reported since the 2.0.0 release. Changes include:

- Security: SSLv3 is now disabled by default to protect against the POODLE attack (STR #4476)
- Printer sharing did not work when systemd was being used (STR #4497)
- cupsGetPPD* would return a symlink to the PPD in /etc/cups/ppd even if it was not readable by the user (STR #4500)
- The web interface now protects against frame "click-jacking" attacks (STR #4492)
- Fixed a crash in ippAttributeString (<rdar://problem/17903871>)
- Fixed a crash in the scheduler on Linux/*BSD if colord was not running (STR #4496)
- Fixed a random crash in the scheduler when not using systemd (STR #4484)
- Added systemd support for cups-lpd (STR #4493)
- The scheduler did not honor the FatalErrors directive for misconfigured Group and SystemGroup values (STR #4495)
- The network backends no longer report waste-receptacle conditions when using SNMP (STR #4499)
- The IPP backend did not work with some configurations of Windows (STR #4503)
- RPMs did not build (STR #4490)
- Added a USB quirk rule for the Brother HL-1250 (STR #4519)
- Fixed compiles on unsupported platforms (STR #4510)
- "cancel -a" did not cancel all jobs on all destinations (STR #4513)
- The web interface did not work on OpenBSD (STR #4496)


Michael Sweet, Senior Printing System Engineer, PWG Chair

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