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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)
Analysis . . . Bitcoin wallet Electrum "update phishing" currency theft continues.
To use mnomets to transfer addresses from electrum wallets to web wallets, you need to set Electrum to be compatible with Qtum phone mnomets in the initial installation (and then use phone wallet mnomets to restore phone wallets on Electrum). This setting is screenshot of the Electrum configuration.
You can download electrum Bitcoin Wallet on the official website "electrum.org". Electrum is also available to users of Ledger Nano S, KeepKey, and TREZOR hardware wallets.
Bitcoin Wallet Electrum has released a 4.0 beta version with new updates that support Lightning Networks and more.
As mentioned earlier, because electrum light wallets are different from Bitcoin light wallets such as MultiBit or Breadwallet, they cannot communicate directly with bitcoin full nodes and can only communicate with electrum.
Users of other exchanges are reported to be trying to send far less money than Coinbase users. Like Coinbase, other cryptocurrencies exchanges such as Kraken blacklisted certain bitcoin addresses early last week and "actively blocked Twitter hackers"
When an Electrum wallet queries a third-party Electrum server, the server can link two transactions together and know which address is a zero address.
The electrum and Electrum-LTC versions below 3.3.3 are vulnerable to phishing attacks in which a malicious server displays a message asking the user to download the fake Electrum. To prevent user exposure, versions older than 3.3 can no longer connect to public servers and must be upgraded. Do not download software updates from sources other than electrum.org and electrum-ltc.org.Tags: electrum v bitcoin core
Use the tool Electrum to export the private key of BTC address 1DSPxFd4xwkJGCPKKYHICWFXDLPNqgvdAB, see screenshot for details.
It's not hard to run your own Electrum server and point your wallet to just use it. This restores Electrum to the point where it has the same privacy and security attributes as the full node, where no one else can see the address or transaction that the wallet is interested in. Electrum then becomes an all-node wallet.Tags: electrum vergecoin