Bitcoin Core is the original cryptocurrencies wallet used to hold bitcoins. Available for Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Bitcoin.
Partnered with GBX developers to provide the official Gobyte wallet, both versions are available for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit Linux, MacOS. A mobile version of the encrypted wallet is planned soon.
Blockstream Green Wallet: Blockstream has released the desktop version of Green Wallet for macOS, Windows, and Linux systems. Desktop wallets support 2-of-3 and 2-of-2 multi-signatures, Tor, and test networks.
The Zcash Foundation is funding Mercer, an independent developer of Zcash wallets, according to Coindesk. Mercer, an independent developer, has threatened to stop working on Zcash's Windows Wallet software, which has been developed and maintained for free. If Mercer stops developing Windows Wallet software, the most popular zcash wallet software will leave hundreds of thousands of users without available wallets after the Sapling upgrade.
The cryptocurrencies wallet Electrum was hacked and lost 250 bitcoins.
The Bitcoin desktop wallet client Electrum has released a beta version 4.0, which adds support for several important updates such as the Lightning Network. This version is nearly a year away from the previous version of Electrum 3.3.8 (July last year)
Electrum is a popular software wallet that works by connecting to a dedicated server. These servers receive a hash of the Bitcoin address in the wallet and reply with transaction information. Electrum Wallet is fast and has few resources, but by default, it connects to these servers and can easily monitor users. In addition to Electrum, some other software uses public Electrum servers. By 2019, it is a faster and better alternative to BIP37.
Dynamic . . . Slow fog: Electrum "updates phishing" currency theft attack supplement alert.
According to Johnwick.io, we will continue to monitor and track the further flow of funds after a recent user submitted a coin-losing incident claiming that the download used an Electrum wallet had been phishing and that more than 700 bitcoins had been lost, and that the stolen address had been added to the Devi AML system. 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. Devi Security Labs is here to remind users not to install unknown sources of Electrum wallets, to avoid asset losses. Electrum Official Website: electrum.org Electrum Phishing Website: electrumsecure.
A new repo qtum-electrum-new has been built to add qtum-related features to the latest code for Bitcoin electrum.