Manuel Bouyer has announced the release of NetBSD 6.1.3, the latest stable version of the project that develops a functional operating system for nearly 50 processor architectures: “The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce NetBSD 6.1.3, the third security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.1 release branch. It represents a selected subset of fixes deemed important for security or stability reasons. Please note that all fixes in the prior security and bug-fix updates (NetBSD 6.0.1, 6.0.2, 6.0.3 and 6.0.4), as well as those in 6.1.1 and 6.1.3, are also in 6.1.3. Changes between 6.1.3 and 6.1.3: security fixes – use after free in Xserver handling of ImageText requests, embryonic TCP sockets local DoS, router advertisement sysctl local denial of service, memory leak when trying to execute bogus ELF binaries….” Read the detailed release notes for a more complete list of changes and links to relevant documents. Download (MD5) links to amd64 and i386 installation images: NetBSD-6.1.3-amd64.iso (331MB, torrent), NetBSD-6.1.3-i386.iso (314MB, torrent). Updates to the NetBSD 6.0, 5.2 and 5.1 branches were also announced yesterday.