The cryptocurrencies wallet Electrum was hacked and lost 250 bitcoins.
Down-to-dimensional security: Bitcoin wallet Electrum was hacked and at least 1,450 BTCs were stolen.
In this demo, Electrum developer Chris Belcher shows how to set up and use electrum personal servers.
You buy bitcoins anonymously with cash and send them to your Electrum wallet.
The Small Zero Coin item has an official wallet with a graphical interface, which is the best choice because it has built-in coin and fee features. There's also a lightweight Electrum wallet.
Install the Electrum wallet and configure it to use Tor or the Tails OS operating system.
It's not hard to run your own Electrum server and point your wallet to just use it. This restores Electrum to the point where it has the same privacy and security attributes as the full node, where no one else can see the address or transaction that the wallet is interested in. Electrum then becomes an all-node wallet.
Electrum client. A veteran security research expert told Hard Fork that if a user installs the problem version of Electrum.
The attacker set up a large number of malicious servers. Once a user's Electrum wallet is connected to these servers, they see what appears to be an official message when they send a Bitcoin transaction, telling them to upgrade the Electrum wallet, which actually contains a fraudulent URL.
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.