Reminder: Digital wallet developer Electrum has released an emergency patch saying it found vulnerabilities to steal users' digital currency.
Electrum wallets have been hacked in recent days and nearly 250 bitcoins have been stolen, according to blockchain security team Devi Security Labs. 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." Mars Finance reminds users not to install electrum wallets from unknown sources.
iOS Wallet Electron (not Electrum!) QT (using the new code base)
electrum.org is a real wallet, and electrum used this confusing name to trick many depositors into stealing their bitcoins.
Bitcoin Wallet Electrum has released a 4.0 beta version with new updates that support Lightning Networks and more.
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)
Electrum is a well-known light wallet for Bitcoin that adds new features such as server authentication using SSL to prevent MITM attacks. So unlike other Bitcoin light wallets, Electrum cannot communicate directly with different versions of Bitcoin full nodes, and each startup connects to electrumserver to communicate, and electrum.
In addition, the latest version of UBTC Electrum Light Wallet v3.2.8 is available for download.
Bitcoin wallet Electrum suffered a phishing attack, at least 1,450 BTC stolen
I can say that this is not the entire secure money storage solution. Electrum Wallet provides you with a user-friendly solution to send/receive Bitcoin payments on a regular basis.