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Fedora Core Advisory: cups

Oct 26, 2004, 17:28 (0 Talkback[s])

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 2
Name : cups
Version : 1.1.20
Release : 11.6
Summary : Common Unix Printing System

Description :
The Common UNIX Printing System provides a portable printing layer for UNIX operating systems. It has been developed by Easy Software Products to promote a standard printing solution for all UNIX vendors and users. CUPS provides the System V and Berkeley command-line interfaces.

Update Information:

A problem with PDF handling was discovered by Chris Evans, and has been fixed. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project ( has assigned the name CAN-2004-0888 to this issue.

  • Tue Oct 19 2004 Tim Waugh <> 1:1.1.20-11.6
    • One more overflow check, from Marcus Meissner (bug #135378).
  • Tue Oct 12 2004 Tim Waugh <> 1:1.1.20-11.5
    • Apply patch to fix CAN-2004-0888 (bug #135378).

This update can be downloaded from:

362cd8cd8ce58e29139541352f7a30b1 SRPMS/cups-1.1.20-11.6.src.rpm
0922b45be7a61d968f0213013633aeaa x86_64/cups-1.1.20-11.6.x86_64.rpm
f49aa4b825da5c1305edbcd37367c101 x86_64/cups-devel-1.1.20-11.6.x86_64.rpm
38fd39c7d10077badd2378fcbb4d45cb x86_64/cups-libs-1.1.20-11.6.x86_64.rpm
4ca29994dbb654e3714125e6db4e0194 x86_64/debug/cups-debuginfo-1.1.20-11.6.x86_64.rpm
019ce3783f4d466cbb4a85b102e11e08 x86_64/cups-libs-1.1.20-11.6.i386.rpm
8ddcc764c07ed351b7b6b7c90af7f0c7 i386/cups-1.1.20-11.6.i386.rpm
f61f51721dd2c997c60d798f2b6d2677 i386/cups-devel-1.1.20-11.6.i386.rpm
019ce3783f4d466cbb4a85b102e11e08 i386/cups-libs-1.1.20-11.6.i386.rpm
6b9a1a4e34d13b3a31c809b28d8356da i386/debug/cups-debuginfo-1.1.20-11.6.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.