All About Lightning Electrum
Lightning support in Electrum has been around for a long time. Thomas Voegtlin, the founder of Electrum, first told CoinDesk last summer that Lightning would take it to the next version.
According to the dimensionality reduction security laboratory (johnwick.io), hackers launched a denial of service (DoS) attack on the well-known wallet Electrum server. The hackers used a botnet of more than 140,000 computers to attack Electrum nodes and deployed malicious nodes at the same time . When users connect to these malicious nodes and use the old version of Electrum to send transactions
Researchers at the popular Bitcoin wallet app Electrum have uncovered a malicious shanzhai act aimed at stealing seed keys. The suspicious shanzhai wallet, called Electrum Pro, appeared online in March and has been labeled malware since.
Calvin Ayre: BTC will go zero, the only question is how long it will take.
Bob pays a small Gas fee for the Ethereum transaction and waits for the Ethereum blockchain to confirm the transaction. After RenVM sees that renBTC has been destroyed, it sends an equal amount of BTC to the BTC address specified by Bob (RenVM charges apply)
In this demo, Electrum developer Chris Belcher shows how to set up and use electrum personal servers.
How long does it take for Bitcoin to surpass gold's market value? Mike Novogratz says within 20 years.
Dynamic . . . Slow fog: Electrum "updates phishing" currency theft attack supplement alert.
Wallet, Coldlar, Electrum, Huobi.
A new version of Electrum Wallet v0.18.16 was released.
The main reason for the Trezor vulnerability is that it does not have built-in multi-signature functionality, so its multi-signature implementation is to support Electrum extensions. This leads to an attack on Electrum, and Trezor is affected.
The cryptocurrencies wallet Electrum was hacked and lost 250 bitcoins.
Digital wallet developer Electrum has released an emergency patch saying it found a vulnerability that could lead any website hosting Electrum to steal a user's digital currency, exposing passwords to the JOHNSONRPC interface and ingelling hackers full control of the wallet. Earlier, Electrum released the first patch, but it didn't seem to solve the problem, and they released a second update urgently Sunday night local time.
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In early April, Cointelegraph reported that the ongoing DoS attack on the Electrum network was allegedly launched by a malicious botnet of more than 140,000 machines in order to steal a user's BTC by calling it a fake version of electrum software.
UBTC Electrum Light Wallet v3.3.4 Latest Release (note attached)