Users of Bitcoin wallet Electrum are facing phishing attacks, according to Johnwick.io. Hackers broadcast messages to the Electrum client through a malicious server, prompting the user to update to v4.0.0, and if the user follows the prompt to install this "backdoor-carrying client", the private key is stolen and all digital assets are stolen. At the time of writing, at least 1,450 BTCs worth about $11.6 million had been stolen from phishing attacks that faked Electrum upgrade tips. DeViable Security Labs hereby suggests that versions of Electrum below 3.3.4 are vulnerable to such phishing attacks, and users using Electrum Wallet are requested to update to the latest version of Electrum 3.3.8 via the official website (electrum.org), which has not yet been officially released, and do not use the link in the prompt to avoid asset losses.
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April 9 (Xinhua) -- Popular Bitcoin wallet Electrum announced on the 8th that the server was hit by a denial of service (DoS) attack and is studying the introduction of a more powerful version of the service network, affected users can not automatically connect to the server, will manually choose to connect to the server.
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.
In a recent announcement on Twitter, Electrum advised users to disable the automatic connection option and manually select a server, while the company is developing a more powerful Electrum.
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Dynamic . . . Electrum wallet attacked nearly 250 bitcoins were stolen.
Qtum Electrum Light Wallet fixes a number of stability vulnerabilities, see github for details.
The problem was not fixed. So he had to contact Electrum to highlight the urgency of the issue, and Electrum released Emergency Response Version 3.0.4 a few hours later.
An interesting feature of Electrum is that it supports third-party plug-ins and can bring other functionality to it. And some of these plug-ins support multi-signature wallets (separate the permissions to consume token between wallets) and hardware wallets. Compared to BitcoinCore.
Have you ever used the Electrum Bitcoin wallet before? How do you experience and rate this wallet?