The MySQL Connector/Python Team is pleased to announce the newest
MySQL Connector/Python 2.1.4, the second GA version of 2.1
release series of the pure Python database driver for MySQL.
This release includes a number of improvements for usability,
stability and security.
Changes in MySQL Connector/Python 2.1.4 GA Security Notes
The linked OpenSSL library for Connector/Python Commercial has
been updated to version 1.0.1q. Issues fixed in the new OpenSSL
version are described at
http://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities.html. This change
does not affect Oracle-produced MySQL Community builds of
Connector/Python, which use the yaSSL library instead.
The change also does not affect connections made using any pure
Python implementation of Connector/Python, for which the version
of OpenSSL used is whatever is installed on the system.
- Connector/Python failed to establish connections …