DeViable Security Labs hereby suggests that versions of Electrum below 3.3.4 are vulnerable to such phishing attacks, and users using Electrum Wallet are requested to update to the latest version of Electrum 3.3.8 via the official website (electrum.org), which has not yet been officially released, and do not use the link in the prompt to avoid asset losses.
You may have noticed an important difference between the MyMonero type and the Electrum seed type. MyMonero creates a viewing private key by hashing a random integer, while the Electrum type hash pays the private key. This means that the seeds of 13 and 25 words are not compatible - it is not possible to create an Electrum type account that matches the MyMonero type account (and vice versa) because viewing key pairs is always different.
Electrum 0.18.8 is available for details at github.
Electrum-LTC is a simple but powerful Litecoin wallet. Like its predecessor, the Electrum-Bitcoin wallet, the open source wallet is available on GitHub and anyone can view or upgrade the code.
Public Electrum server
The SPV pattern is the most used and promising here. SPV is Simple Payment Verification, which verifies the existence of a transaction.
m/44'/60'/0'/x: Electrum, Ledger Chrome App.
The next significant development was in October 2017, when the Komodo platform designed a way to trade atomically with the Electrum wallet server. Traders can perform atomic swaps without downloading the entire blockchain of coins they want to exchange. This is often referred to as SPV mode or "light" mode trading.
"Electrum DDoS botnet infects more than 152,000 hosts" - Jett.
Bitcoin wallet Electrum official Twitter announced that the next version of Electrum will support Lightning online payments. Its lightning node implementation has been consolidated into the main branch of Electrum. Electrum also confirmed that the wallet will adopt a new implementation of in-house development written using Python.
The world-renowned Bitcoin wallet Electrum "update phishing" currency theft continues.
The SPV CPP SDK supports NeoSubWallet, where SPV CPP blockheads add BLoom fields and can be synchronized with neo-side chains.
If someone's Electrum wallet connects to one of these servers and tries to send a BTC transaction, they see an official message telling them to update their Electrum wallet, as well as a scam URL.
Electrum hackers pre-empted a large number of "normal" electrum servers on the P2P network.
Dynamic . . . Slow fog: Electrum "updates phishing" currency theft attack supplement alert.
0 premise: SPV wallet node received a transaction tx, SPV wallet node downloaded all blockheads.
The Electrum team has announced the attack in an official tweet, saying that "this is an ongoing phishing attack on Electrum users" and reminding users to check the authenticity of the client's source before logging in. The team published its official website, and electrum clients downloaded elsewhere may be problematic.
Lightning support in Electrum has been around for a long time. Thomas Voegtlin, the founder of Electrum, first told CoinDesk last summer that Lightning would take it to the next version.
Electrum uses the guide Qtum Electrum.
Users of Bitcoin wallet Electrum are facing phishing attacks, according to Johnwick.io. Hackers broadcast messages to the Electrum client through a malicious server, prompting the user to update to v4.0.0, and if the user follows the prompt to install this "backdoor-carrying client", the private key is stolen and all digital assets are stolen. At the time of writing, at least 1,450 BTCs worth about $11.6 million had been stolen from phishing attacks that faked Electrum upgrade tips. DeViable Security Labs hereby suggests that versions of Electrum below 3.3.4 are vulnerable to such phishing attacks, and users using Electrum Wallet are requested to update to the latest version of Electrum 3.3.8 via the official website (electrum.org), which has not yet been officially released, and do not use the link in the prompt to avoid asset losses.
According to Johnwick.io, we will continue to monitor and track the further flow of funds after a recent user submitted a coin-losing incident claiming that the download used an Electrum wallet had been phishing and that more than 700 bitcoins had been lost, and that the stolen address had been added to the Devi AML system. It is reported that malicious websites (electrumsecure) fake Electrum website phishing attacks, to guide users to download and use the wallet, in order to steal the user's private key and other sensitive data. Devi Security Labs is here to remind users not to install unknown sources of Electrum wallets, to avoid asset losses. Electrum Official Website: electrum.org Electrum Phishing Website: electrumsecure.
Examples of online wallets: Breadwallet (BRD), Mycelium, Electrum, Out of Egypt.
In fact, it is much better than SPV verification in Bitcoin, and there is a premise when doing SPV validation that you have full trust in the nodes that provide SPV validation. In full trust SPV.