All About Lightning Electrum
Ledger and LUBANSO for Bech32-format addresses supported by the hardware wallet. Trezor and Keepkey users can connect to electrum wallets if they want to use the Bitcoin address in this format.
The solution Komodo is testing is called electron atomic exchange Electrum Atomic.
As for the security of digital wallets, we have a consensus: no longer secure, only more effective. In a way that suits you, you need to raise awareness of protecting assets. Do not use backless wallets, do not use mail transmission or storage of private keys, do not use WeChat collections or cloud backups to store private keys, do not take screenshots or photos to save private keys, do not use WeChat and QQ to transfer private keys, do not tell people around private keys, do not send private keys to this group, use applications from unknown sources provided by third parties, do not use App IDs provided by others, and do not import private keys into unknown third-party websites.
Star Daily News Bitcoin Wallet Electrum official Twitter announced that the next version of Electrum will support Lightning online payments. Its lightning node implementation has been consolidated into the main branch of Electrum. Electrum also confirmed that the wallet will adopt a new implementation of in-house development written using Python. (Cointelegraph)
Users of Bitcoin wallet Electrum are facing a phishing attack, according to the Dev Security Lab. 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 (stolen by one user, antimalware firm Malwarebytes and Electrum) had been stolen in phishing attacks that faked Thelectrum upgrade tips, with a total value of about $11.6 million. It is worth mentioning that less than version 3.3.4 of Electrum is vulnerable to such phishing attacks, users using electrum wallets 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 v4.0.0, please do not use the link in the prompt message to update to avoid loss of assets.
So-called APP payment refers to the merchant by integrating the open SDK in the mobile app APP to tune up the WeChat payment module to complete the payment, suitable for the mobile app integrated WeChat payment function scenario.
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.
In an April 29 blog post, Malwarebytes, an antimalware software company, said the number of infected Electrum Bitcoin wallets had reached 152,000 after the server was attacked by DoS. Malwarebytes found that the number of infected machines in botnets had reached 152,000, and the total amount of stolen funds had risen to $4.6 million. The company identified a loader called Trojan.BeamWinHTTP, which also involved downloading previously detected Electrum DoSMiner. The largest botnets are reported to be concentrated in asia-Pacific, Brazil and Peru, and botnets attacking Electrum infrastructure are growing. (Cointelegraph)
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.