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.
The Electrum team has announced the attack in an official tweet, saying that "this is an ongoing phishing attack on Electrum users" and reminding users to check the authenticity of the client's source before logging in. The team published its official website, and electrum clients downloaded elsewhere may be problematic.
Note: Electrum-XZC is derived from Electrum and uses different seed phrase criteria, so it cannot be imported.
The cryptocurrencies wallet Electrum was hacked and lost 250 bitcoins.
In this demo, Electrum developer Chris Belcher shows how to set up and use an Electrum personal server.
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To save the entire Bitcoin blockchain on your hard drive and stay connected at all hours, this is often not the case on your mobile device. Fortunately, with some configurations, we can also use the nodes at home when we are away. The best thing to do here is Electrum Personal Server, an easy-to-install package that can be installed on your Bitcoin node. Then you can run an Electrum wallet on your laptop or phone and connect to a node at home (perhaps via Tor)
Qtum Electrum synchronously updates electrum-related code.
You can download electrum Bitcoin Wallet on the official website "electrum.org". Electrum is also available to users of Ledger Nano S, KeepKey, and TREZOR hardware wallets.
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