critical imlib 1.9.14 update

Internet Security Systems (ISS) report an exploitable buffer overflow vulnerability in imlib 1.9.14 BMP handling when specially malformed BMP format graphics files are processed. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow remote execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process calling the vulnerable imlib code. imlib is heavily used in several popular Unix and Linux graphics handling application.

Most distributors have shipped update packages already and the ISS advisory has links to the more popular of these.

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