Luigi Auriemma has reported a vulnerability in Sparklet, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is due to a format string error in the "WriteText()" function when printing messages from clients. This can be exploited to exploited to crash or execute arbitrary code on any client on the game server.
The vulnerability has been reported in version 0.9.4try3. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Update to version 0.9.5.
Provided and/or discovered by: Luigi Auriemma
Original Advisory: http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/sparkletfs-adv.txt
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Subject: Sparklet "WriteText()" Format String Vulnerability
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