Bitcoin desktop wallet client Electrum has released a 4.0 beta version, adding several important updates, including support for the Lightning network, nearly a year after the previous version of Electrum, 3.3.8 (last July). In the 4.0 beta version, Electrum mainly added features such as PSBT (partially signed Bitcoin transactions), Lightning Network, watchtowers (暸 watchtowers) and Submarineswaps (subliminal switching). (Github.
Google has removed 49 Chrome extensions from its online store, masquerading as legitimate cryptocurrency wallet apps such as Ledger, MyEtherWallet, Trezor, electrum, but containing malicious code designed to steal encrypted wallet private keys, monemone phrases and other original secrets. The 49 extensions are understood to have been discovered by Harry Denley, head of security for the MyCrypto platform, who said the 49 extensions appeared to have been created by the same person/organization, and while all extensions were the same, the brand would vary depending on the target user.
Dynamic . . . Electrum and MyEtherWalle users face phishing attacks.
Bitcoin desktop wallet client Electrum has released a 4.0 beta version, adding several important updates, including support for the Lightning network, nearly a year after the previous version of Electrum, 3.3.8 (last July). In the 4.0 beta version, Electrum mainly added features such as PSBT (partially signed Bitcoin transactions), Lightning Network, watchtowers (暸 watchtowers) and Submarineswaps (subliminal switching). (Github)
Looking back at last year's wallet attacks, the software industry's collective panic caused by Intel's chip vulnerability compromised every project group in the wallet; the $75 million wallet was compromised by a hardware vulnerability, and the well-known Electrum wallet project in the ring was discovered by hackers to steal about $750,000 worth of Ethereum.
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.
The message was later confirmed by Electrum, who reportedly tricked users into using password information by creating a fake version of the wallet.
January 19, 2018 - For the first time in December 2018, we discovered and alerted an attacker to a messaging flaw that exploited the Electrum wallet client to force an "update prompt" to pop up when a user transfers money, inducing users to update and download malware to carry out a currency theft attack.
Bitcoin wallet Electrum now supports Lightning online payments, according to Coindesk on July 11. It has previously been reported that Bitcoin Wallet Electrum has released a beta version of Electrum 4.0, adding support for the Bitcoin Lightning Network.
Qtum Electrum synchronously updates electrum-related code.
Lesson 1: Third-party Electrum servers can link your two transactions together. This can be avoided by running your own Electrum server, supported by your own full node.
who discovered electrum
Ormandy claims to have discovered the vulnerability, even though it was flagged last year. Within hours of Ormandy pointing out the vulnerability, Electrum came up with a patch to fix it.
(Malware, Attack) Electrum DDoS botnet reaches 152,000 infected hosts.
Further exploring who was behind the "real murder", Dragos outlined directly the actions of the three major organizations - Xenotime, Dymalloy and Electrum - as evidence of the hacker group's destructive power, and perhaps the "real culprit" behind it.
Electrum personal server
Click Next." "Your Electrum Bitcoin wallet is now available!"
Vulnerabilities were found in Electrum and Electrum-LTC. It has been fixed in Electrum-LTC 184.108.40.206. If you are running an earlier version, update your software.