The Electrum team has announced the attack in an official tweet, saying that "this is an ongoing phishing attack on Electrum users" and reminding users to check the authenticity of the client's source before logging in. The team published its official website, and electrum clients downloaded elsewhere may be problematic.
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The veteran Bitcoin desktop wallet client Electrum has released the official version of 4.0, adding support for several important updates, such as the Lightning network, and has released an updated version 4.0.1. Electrum adds features such as PSBT (partially signed Bitcoin transactions), Lightning Network, watchtowers (暸 watchtowers) and Submarineswaps (subliminal switching) for version 4.0.
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According to The Next Web, the attackers even implemented their own Electrum servers, which hosted the attacked 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. (Stationer's House)
Electron Cash is only a version of Electrum, so if you're used to Electrum, you won't have any problems.
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JoinMarket can interact with a Bitcoin Core full node to get the history of your wallet in a private way. You can also choose how to use the Electrum server, but you do not encourage regular users to use it. There are also plans to replace the Electrum interface with one that uses client block filtering.
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Google researcher Tavis Ormandy discovered the Bitcoin wallet Electrum.