Earlier this month, Electrum detected a DoS attack on its network, allegedly launched by a malicious botnet with more than 140,000 machines, designed to provide Electrum to users.
Bitcoin desktop wallet client Electrum has released a 4.0 beta version, adding several important updates, including support for the Lightning network, nearly a year after the previous version of Electrum, 3.3.8 (last July). In the 4.0 beta version, Electrum mainly added features such as PSBT (partially signed Bitcoin transactions), Lightning Network, watchtowers (暸 watchtowers) and Submarineswaps (subliminal switching). (Github)
Down-to-dimensional security: Bitcoin wallet Electrum was hacked and at least 1,450 BTCs were stolen.
There are currently no publicly available methods or conditions for breaking PGP encryption by encryption or computational methods. The algorithm it uses does not contain weaknesses in password analysis, which is critical to the overall encryption security of PGP encryption.
The Litecoin Foundation will migrate from electrum-LTC wallets to BitGo wallets.
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In recent days, hackers or hacker groups have stolen more than 200 bitcoins worth about $750,000 by attacking the infrastructure of electrum Bitcoin wallets. The attacker is targeting Electrum.
Bitcoin Wallet Electrum has released the official version of 4.0, adding features such as Lightning Network and PSBT.
The Healthy Security Lab is concerned that Nearly 250 bitcoins have been stolen in a recent hacking attack on an Electrum wallet. This attack, confirmed by Electrum, involves creating a fake version of the wallet to trick users into providing password information. Electrum responded on Twitter that "this is an ongoing phishing attack on Electrum users and advised users to download wallet apps from the official website" and that The Healthy Security Lab advised users not to install an unknown source of Electrum wallets to avoid being tricked.
Electrum Litecoin is a lightweight open source desktop client designed for Litecoin.