electrum syrncronizing tails, Tails report for July, 2020

A new repo qtum-electrum-new has been built to add qtum-related features to the latest code for Bitcoin electrum.

The spirit of tail-breaking: geckos do not break their tails in normal life, but if in danger they will break their tails, a self-defense, an instinctive response to danger;

On December 27, Reddit user u/normal_rc reported that Electrum's wallet had been hacked and that nearly 250 bitcoins (243.6 BTCs, nearly $1 million) had been maliciously stolen, coinelegraph reported. Electrum then confirmed that the attack included creating a fake version of the wallet to trick users into providing password information. Electrum responded on Twitter that "this is a persistent phishing attack on Electrum users" and warned users not to download Electrum from any source other than the official website.

Another upgrade under study is the release of a new version of the Electrum-LTC desktop wallet. Electrum-LTC is an SPV wallet that can be used in Windows, Linux, and OS X operating systems.

A clone site masquerading as an Electrum SV wallet has emerged. The cloning site has nothing to do with electrum SV and is designed to steal tokens and create chaos in the BSV community.

According to The Next Web, the attackers even implemented their own Electrum servers, which hosted the attacked Electrum.

Tails 4.0 is released.

Tails 4.0 is released.

The Electrum team has also been developing other features. Electrum Wallet users can view the full release notes here.

Install the Electrum wallet and configure it to use Tor or the Tails OS operating system.

Qtum Electrum synchronously updates electrum-related code.

Wallet Qtum Electrum

Wallet Qtum Electrum

In macos or linux, you can use tcpdump to run Tails OS or Tor.

Before he spoke of his many tails, Taleb recommended a novel called the Tatar Desert, about a soldier waiting for a war at a barren border, only to wait a lifetime. It's like doing a lot of tails, maybe you can't wait a lifetime.

appdata%-electrum-btcp/wallets.

Electrum hackers pre-empted a large number of "normal" electrum servers on the P2P network.