NANO S to Electrum in TAILS?

Chain News, lightweight Bitcoin Wallet Electrum announced that the next version will support Lightning network payment, implemented using Python, Electrum as a Lightning network node, wallet users do not need to run lightning network nodes to make payments, electrum lightning network nodes have been merged into the Electrum master branch.

Fixes the problem of block head synchronization failure in some cases qtum electrum.

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

Dash releases Dash Electrum 3.3.8.4 version

By default, electrum wallets are randomly connected to a set of Electrum servers. From a privacy perspective, this is not a good thing because it discloses your wallet address and balance to unknown third parties. And unfortunately, many public Electrum servers are run by individuals or groups of blockchain analytics companies or worse. Therefore, if you are using an Electrum wallet, it is generally recommended that you run your own Electrum server and then connect the wallet to that server.

Fake: github/electrum-wallet/electrum/releases.

Electrum Bitcoin Wallet.

Electrum Bitcoin Wallet.

Some members of the Facebook team said they planned to notify Tails of the vulnerability as soon as Hernandez was discovered, but it never happened. According to a former Facebook employee, they decided not to notify them because Tails would release updates that would eliminate code flaws.

Ho has always expressed her view at 31 degrees north latitude that the head advantage will become more obvious in the future, but there will be no absolute monopoly, there will be some long tails. These long tails include "currency" (currency of funds) excluded from the mainstream market

electrum in tails

electrum in tails

Shunto touch melon, open the github of the electrum, we find the following code in the electrum/electrum/ecc.py.

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;

The electrum and Electrum-LTC versions below 3.3.3 are vulnerable to phishing attacks in which a malicious server displays a message asking the user to download the fake Electrum. To prevent user exposure, versions older than 3.3 can no longer connect to public servers and must be upgraded. Do not download software updates from sources other than electrum.org and electrum-ltc.org.

According to the dimensionality reduction security laboratory (johnwick.io), hackers launched a denial of service (DoS) attack on the well-known wallet Electrum server. The hackers used a botnet of more than 140,000 computers to attack Electrum nodes and deployed malicious nodes at the same time . When users connect to these malicious nodes and use the old version of Electrum to send transactions

Electrum users are reminded of the Update Tip, which indicates that the new version of Electrum is likely to be fake, and if installed, transfer Bitcoin out in another security environment in a timely manner.

Electrum personal server.

Electrum personal server.

Almost no Bitcoin wallet can be said to have been involved since the beginning. Electrum announced in 2011 that it had changed course during the downturn in the Bitcoin market. It is now estimated that about 10% of all Bitcoin transactions are reflected in Electrum.

This isn't the first time Thatectrum has appeared in a fake version, with hackers developing a fake encrypted wallet, Electrum, in December, resulting in the theft of nearly 250 bitcoins worth about $1 million. In January, GitHub discovered a fake Electrum wallet called "Electrvm" designed to steal users' money. In February, users of encrypted wallets Electrum and MyEtherWallet reported that they were facing phishing attacks.

To use mnomets to transfer addresses from electrum wallets to web wallets, you need to set Electrum to be compatible with Qtum phone mnomets in the initial installation (and then use phone wallet mnomets to restore phone wallets on Electrum). This setting is screenshot of the Electrum configuration.