Electrum-GRS Developer: Kefkius - Tyler from the United States.
Almost no Bitcoin wallet can be said to have been involved since the beginning. Electrum announced in 2011 that it had changed course during the downturn in the Bitcoin market. It is now estimated that about 10% of all Bitcoin transactions are reflected in Electrum.
According to Reddit users, youTube, the video-sharing platform, allegedly miscast malicious ads about Electrum, the Bitcoin (BTC) wallet. In a Reddit post, a user named mrsxeplatypus warns the public about malware and describes how scam ads work: malicious ads masquerade as an Electrum ad, and even display links that are correct, but immediately start downloading malicious EXE files when you click on the ad. As you can see in the picture, the URL it sends to me is elecktrum.org, not electrum.org.
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 Electrum upgrade tips, with a total value of approximately $11.6 million.
Another upgrade under study is the release of a new version of the Electrum-LTC desktop wallet. Electrum-LTC is an SPV wallet that can be used in Windows, Linux, and OS X operating systems.
- Develop a simple Android Demo app to verify offline messaging.
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.
This step is relatively simple, only need to download and install the Electrum wallet on another Internet-connected computer.
Arch Linux-based systems use the Pacman command to install HTTPie.
When using cryptocurrencies-related platforms, try to use desktop applications or run offline (e.g. MyCrypto Desktop APP)