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Vulnerability Found, and Patched, in Electrum Wallet

A vulnerability has been found and fixed in the Electrum wallet, both for the Bitcoin and Dash versions. Electrum, a popular light wallet for Bitcoin, was recently found to have a critical vulnerability dating back two years. The vulnerability allowed for an attacker to use JavaScript to steal Bitcoin from the wallet, as long as the wallet was unencrypted without ...

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Critical Electrum vulnerability : litecoin

A vulnerability was found in the Electrum wallet software which potentially allows random websites to steal your wallet via JavaScript. If you don’t use Electrum, then you are not affected and you can ignore this. Action steps: If you are running Electrum, shut it down right this second. Upgrade to 3.0.4 (making sure to verify the PGP signature). You don’t ...

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