Digital Wallet Electrum was hacked, losing 250 bitcoins.
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Electrum hackers pre-empted a large number of "normal" electrum servers on the P2P network.
Electrum Pro shut down its website after it was revealed that its software was stealing malware for Bitcoin.
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Like Bitcoin's core wallet, Electrum Wallet allows users to control their own funds and private keys. Electrum wallets' private keys can also be exported and used on other supported wallets to access funds. Electrum apps are available for Windows, Linux, OSX and Android, but do not support iOS and browser clients.
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Macintosh users make up 7.28 percent of all network users, according to Research Group Net Market Share. There are other wallets available for OSX systems, mainly MultiBit and Electrum and, of course, Bitcoin QT, but these wallets are not related to the operating system and can be used for Linux, Windows and Mac.
The Healthy Security Lab is concerned that Nearly 250 bitcoins have been stolen in a recent hacking attack on an Electrum wallet. This attack, confirmed by Electrum, involves creating a fake version of the wallet to trick users into providing password information. Electrum responded on Twitter that it was an ongoing phishing attack on Electrum users and advised them to download wallets from the official website.