According to Bleeping Computer, the Bitcoin wallet app Electrom was on GitHub on May 9th, accusing a phishing product called Electrum Pro of stealing a user's seed key and registering a domain name called electrum without Electrum's permission. The Electrum team noted that there was a piece of code indicating that the counterfeit product might have taken the user's seed key and uploaded it to the electrum. Affected users should transfer funds from Bitcoin URLs managed by Eletrum Pro.
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Lesson 1: Third-party Electrum servers can link your two transactions together. This can be avoided by running your own Electrum server, supported by your own full node.
Qtum Electrum synchronously updates electrum-related code.
The fact that not many people know is that Esplora is bundled with a based and optimized Electrum server. This Electrum server is derived from Electrs and is now maintained separately by the Blockstream engineering team. Over the past two years, Esplora has become one of the fastest and most scalable Electrum server solutions available for Bitcoin due to continuous updates and performance optimization. Esplora is also the only Electrum server that supports liquid networks.
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.
When the user uses the wallet transfer, the wallet is to be framed to the user when the fee is insufficient or the input is missing. Hackers are taking advantage of this bullet box, when the electrum light wallet user connects to several nodes are all hacker malicous nodes, malicous node will refuse to help the user broadcast transfer messages, and then return a custom error message, at which point the electrum light wallet software will play the window to show malicous.
Bitcoin wallet Electrum was hacked and at least 1,450 BTCs were stolen.
The latest version of UBTC Electrum Light Wallet V3.3.1 is available for download.
It's important to transfer the BTC from your original Electrum wallet (to a new Electrum wallet, a new wallet generated by a new monemone, and back it up), which is important to prevent possible BTC loss.
In this demo, Electrum developer Chris Belcher shows how to set up and use an Electrum personal server.
The bitcoin wallet electrum allows any website to steal your bitcoins. I was.
On May 17 this year, BTC/USD's selling orders on Bitstamp continued to move down, causing the price of bitcoin on Bitstamp to fall 20.4% from $7,763 to $6,178 in half an hour. At one point, a 3,700-plus BTC/USD selling order kept moving down, causing the dollar-denominated BTC price on Bitstamp to drop from $7212 to $6247 in 10 minutes, a drop of 13.4% in 10 minutes. This time, BitStamp's selling orders affected the entire market.