Electrum wallets have lost about $4 million to fishing attacks since December.
- Tags: why is electrum online
It is reported that malicious websites (electrumsecure) fake Electrum website phishing attacks, to guide users to download and use the wallet, in order to steal the user's private key and other sensitive data. Users are reminded not to install electrum wallets from unknown sources at will to avoid asset losses.
Supports stealing BitcoinGold, electrumG, btcprivate (electrum-btcp), bitcore, Exodus.
$dir - "$homedir/.electrum/wallets"
Electrum-GRS Developer: Kefkius - Tyler from the United States.
1\. Developer ID Installer: Microsoft Corporation (UBF8T346G9)
Linux Mint 19.2 "Tina" Stable releases the main update: Linux Mint.Tags: electrum linux mint
Note: Electrum-XZC is derived from Electrum and uses different seed phrase criteria, so it cannot be imported.Tags: electrum 4.0
Examples of online wallets: Breadwallet (BRD), Mycelium, Electrum, Out of Egypt.Tags: electrum bcc
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.Tags: uses of electrum
Analysis . . . Bitcoin wallet Electrum "update phishing" currency theft continues.Tags: electrum free replacable
Electrum users are reminded of the Update Tip, which indicates that the new version of Electrum is likely to be fake, and if installed, transfer Bitcoin out in another security environment in a timely manner.