BTC's main change this year has been the strengthening of the quarantine witness trading format, with Bitcoin Core version now defaulting to sending and receiving coins using the quarantined witness trading address.
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Recently, slow fog technology anti-money laundering (AML) system through continuous tracking found that one of the attackers wallet address bc1qcygs9dl4pqw6atc4yqurzd76p3r9cp6xp2kny has stolen more than 30 BTC, the crime lasted six months, and recently is still active. Slow Fog Technology herely reminds Electrum users of the update prompt, the new version of Electrum in this update prompt is likely to be false, if installed, please promptly transfer Bitcoin out in other security environments. At the same time, we call on the vast number of cryptocurrencies exchanges, wallets and other platforms of the AML wind control system black and monitor such as the above Bitcoin address.
According to the monitoring, wallet location 3GveZjehmbzRcmw1jtj39Td7HAyDMLKz6 this morning the account received on August 24th 2249.99 bitcoins all transferred out, receiving address 16fwj67CEMRFFSHLE2L26qDah4g95Hesdg. The former account balance is zero and the account balance at the receiving address is now 2249.99 bitcoins.
Like the private key, the public key is an alphanumeric address. It is derived from the private key by using cryptographical mathematical functions. In short, it is the address used to receive cryptocurrencies. You can also create any number of public addresses on demand.
The slow fog area said that the phishing attack that allegedly forged the upgrade prompt had stolen at least 200 BTCs, and that the attack could not have been avoided by upgrading Electrum alone, requiring the entire ecological service to make corresponding changes (because the Electrum client is not a full node, and then has a message on the transaction broadcast and the corresponding service side, the attacker can also deploy a malicious server). Slow fog zones remind users that phishing attacks like Electrum require long-term vigilance. The slow fog zone has previously issued an alert for selectrum phishing updates, and hackers who attacked Electrum wallets used Electrum's software to unusually construct malicious software update prompts to induce users to update and download malware usage. (Slow Fog Zone)
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B: Electrum server can customize messages to appear in the user's electrum light wallet software, giving hackers a chance to broadcast phishing messages.
You can use Security Seeds to recover your wallet on any Electrum client, even on the Electrum Wallet online web program.
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