All About Lightning Electrum
According to CoinTrendz, ZCL has ranked ninth in the top 10 in Twitter discussions over the past hour.
This "update tip" is not an official act of Electrum, but a phishing attack by an attacker that exploits a message flaw on the Electrum client and the ElectrumX server, which requires the attacker to deploy the malicious ElectrumX server in advance, and the malicious server is localized by the user's Electrum client (because the Electrum client is a light wallet and the user needs the ElectrumX server to broadcast the transaction). In a frenzy, malicious ElectrumX servers account for as many as 71% of the total, and the show doesn't fully count, and hundreds of bitcoins have been stolen in this phishing attack over the past year or so.
August 17th, a number of Twitter users reported that during the recent wave of violent market, coin security suspected of downtime, access to the official website shows "404 error." Upon enquiry, it was found that the official website of coin security is now accessible normally.
Electrum Wallet is one of the most popular Bitcoin wallets and has been around for several years. However, Electrum wallet users often rely on electrum servers, which presents some security and privacy trade-offs. If you use an Electrum personal server, Electrum wallet users can connect locally to their own private servers, enjoying the convenience of Electrum without any trade-offs.
This isn't the first time electrum has appeared in a fake version. In December, nearly $1 million of BTC was stolen when hackers developed a fake encrypted wallet, Electrum. 1 this year.
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.
2017-12-25 Verge (XVG) added 2 electrum servers to ensure smooth operation.
MultiBit is a "donation software" that has collected more than 49 Bitcoin donations since its launch and has been downloaded 1.5 million times.
Supports stealing BitcoinGold, electrumG, btcprivate (electrum-btcp), bitcore, Exodus.