Qtum Electrum Light Wallet adds the ability to send transaction information via email and fixes some stability vulnerabilities in the plug-in.
Bitcoin Future： electrum send bitcoins
electrum.org is a real wallet, and electrum used this confusing name to trick many depositors into stealing their bitcoins.
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A botnet with more than 140,000 machines has launched a DoS attack on the server of Bitcoin wallet Electrum in an attempt to direct users to software versions designed to steal Bitcoin. Electrum users have been advised to take extra care when using the platform until the issue is resolved. Security researchers familiar with the matter say that if a user installs a fake version of Electrum, all funds contained in the old version will be lost immediately. (TNW)
One of the oldest Bitcoin wallets, Electrum, will support the Bitcoin Lightning Network.
If someone's Electrum wallet is connected to one of these servers and tries to send a BTC transaction, they will see an official message telling them to update their Electrum wallet, as well as a scam URL.
Electrum Wallet is one of the most popular Bitcoin wallets and has been around for several years. However, Electrum wallet users often rely on electrum servers, which presents some security and privacy trade-offs. If you use an Electrum personal server, Electrum wallet users can connect locally to their own private servers, enjoying the convenience of Electrum without any trade-offs.
Similarly, lnd v0.10-beta supports the partially signed Bitcoin transaction feature, which enables users to fund their new Lightning channel directly from their hardware wallet or external wallets, such as Electrum and other wallets that support the PSBT (partially signed Bitcoin transaction) format.
As mentioned earlier, because electrum light wallets are different from Bitcoin light wallets such as MultiBit or Breadwallet, they cannot communicate directly with bitcoin full nodes and can only communicate with electrum.
Popular wallet developer Electrum has released an emergency patch for a key vulnerability in Bitcoin wallets.
The main reason for the Trezor vulnerability is that it does not have built-in multi-signature functionality, so its multi-signature implementation is to support Electrum extension. This led to an attack on electrum, and Trezor was affected.
Vulnerabilities were found in Electrum and Electrum-LTC. It has been fixed in Electrum-LTC 22.214.171.124. If you are running an earlier version, update your software.
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According to Bleeping Computer, the Bitcoin wallet app Electrom was on GitHub on May 9th, accusing a phishing product called Electrum Pro of stealing a user's seed key and registering a domain name called electrum without Electrum's permission. The Electrum team noted that there was a piece of code indicating that the counterfeit product might have taken the user's seed key and uploaded it to the electrum. Affected users should transfer funds from Bitcoin URLs managed by Eletrum Pro.
Cryptocurrencies Wallet Electrum has lost nearly 250 bitcoins (approximately $914,000) as a result of the new phishing attack. Electrum has confirmed the authenticity of the attack. An attacker could induce a user to provide password information by creating a fake wallet.