From the point of view that Bitcoin could return to the $10,000 threshold in the coming days, Litecoin moved from Electrum-LTC to Multi-Signature Wallet BitGo. These are some of the bright spots in the encryption market.
The Healthy Security Lab is concerned that Nearly 250 bitcoins have been stolen in a recent hacking attack on an Electrum wallet. 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" and that The Healthy Security Lab advised users not to install an unknown source of Electrum wallets to avoid being tricked.
$dir - "$homedir/.electrum/wallets"
Well-known Bitcoin wallet Electrum "update phishing" currency theft continues.
Click Next." "Your Electrum Bitcoin wallet is now available!"
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.
Qtum Electrum synchronously updates electrum-related code and releases v0.18.9.
Fix compilation issues when --disable-wallet (that is, disable wallet functionality).
At the time of writing, at least 1,450 BTCs worth about $11.6 million had been stolen from phishing attacks that faked Electrum upgrade tips. DeViable Security Labs hereby suggests that versions of Electrum below 3.3.4 are vulnerable to such phishing attacks, and users using Electrum Wallet are requested to update to the latest version of Electrum 3.3.8 via the official website (electrum.org), which has not yet been officially released, and do not use the link in the prompt to avoid asset losses.