$dir - "$homedir/.electrum/wallets"
Vulnerabilities were found in Electrum and Electrum-LTC. It has been fixed in Electrum-LTC 220.127.116.11. If you are running an earlier version, update your software.
Electrum hackers pre-empted a large number of "normal" electrum servers on the P2P network.
At this time, the SPV-based Electrum wallet became the new favorite of Bitcoin players. Especially for small partners who are new to Bitcoin, editors recommend using electrum wallets.
Abstract: On December 27, commentators reported on social media that a malicious group hacking the cryptocurrency wallet Electrum had stolen nearly 250 bitcoins (about $937,000). The attack was later confirmed by Electrum, which created a fake version of the wallet to trick users into providing password information. "Hackers set up a bunch of malicious servers," Reddit user u/normal_r.
Users of Bitcoin wallet Electrum are currently facing phishing attacks, according to the Devi Security Lab.
The Electrum development team also warned them that they had nothing to do with a project called Electrum Dark: they used our name without our permission. Be careful with the altcoin version of Electrum, as they are sometimes used as vectors to install malware against your real Bitcoin wallet.
The number of wallets of infected Electrum encrypted assets was $152,000 stolen and $4.6 million.
Users of cryptocurrencies Wallet Electrum and MyEtherWallet are facing phishing attacks, according to posts posted on Reddit and Twitter on February 4. The MyEtherWallet team has issued a warning about phishing emails sent to users. Electrum also posted a warning on its website informing users that the electrum version, which predies 3.3.3, is vulnerable to phishing attacks. The company warned its users not to download software updates from other sources. (Cointelegraph)
Obviously, the maximum value of block will increase. However, I do not know how big it will be or when it will increase. I don't think it's clear that my proposal will lead to enough consensus among users and others in the ecosystem.