Get alert: Wallet Electrum was upgraded by the DoS attack, with users allegedly losing millions of dollars.
If you have LN functionality, you can connect directly from NiceHash wallet or from another Bitcoin wallet, such as Electrum, Blue Wallet, BLW, and Eclair applications.
Google researcher Tavis Ormandy discovered the Bitcoin wallet Electrum.
Daily Security News: Bitcoin Wallet Electrum has suffered a massive DDoS attack that has cost millions of dollars.
Lightning support in Electrum has been around for a long time. Thomas Voegtlin, the founder of Electrum, first told CoinDesk last summer that Lightning would take it to the next version.
Like Bitcoin's core wallet, Electrum Wallet allows users to control their own funds and private keys. Electrum wallets' private keys can also be exported and used on other supported wallets to access funds. Electrum apps are available for Windows, Linux, OSX and Android, but do not support iOS and browser clients.
You can use Security Seeds to recover your wallet on any Electrum client, even on the Electrum Wallet online web program.
Bitcoin Wallet Electrum has released a beta version of Electrum 4.0, which supports the Lightning Network.
Electrum wallet suffered a large-scale DoS attack, which has caused millions of dollars in losses
According to Cointegraph, users broke the news on social media that a group that was carrying out a malicious hacking attack on the cryptocurrency wallet Electrum had stolen nearly 250 BTCs (about $937,000). It was later confirmed by Electrum that the attack included creating a fake version of the wallet to trick users into using password information.