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February 12, 2013, 06:55:59 AM
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I see there are 3

The main one:
http://electrum.org/download.html
Flatfly's:
http://dre.natverk.org/elecwin.htm
Slush's:
http://electrum.bitcoin.cz/download/

The main one started without installing.
Flatfly's installed python and some other stuff, looked a little nicer but was essentially identical. The "theme" submenu bug was fixed.
Slush's seems to be identical to the main version.

I ran all 3 through virus total, both the main version and slush's gave the following report:

SHA256:    9e4cb3b64805356383efb5091f3b758eaedef69185ce59ca7c613677b6a84bb8
File name:    slush's - electrum-20130212-4a0c70dafa.exe
Detection ratio:    3 / 45
Analysis date:    2013-02-12 06:48:06 UTC ( 0 minutes ago )
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Agnitum    -    
AhnLab-V3    -    
AntiVir    -    
Antiy-AVL    -    
Avast    -    
AVG    -    
BitDefender    -    
ByteHero    -    
CAT-QuickHeal    -    
ClamAV    -    
Commtouch    -    
Comodo    -    
Emsisoft    -    
eSafe    -    
ESET-NOD32    -    
F-Prot    -    
F-Secure    -    
Fortinet    -    
GData    -    
Ikarus    -    
Jiangmin    -    
K7AntiVirus  -    Backdoor    
Kaspersky    -
Kingsoft    -    
Malwarebytes    -    
McAfee    -    
McAfee-GW-Edition    -    
Microsoft    -    
MicroWorld-eScan    -    
NANO-Antivirus    -    
Norman    -    
nProtect    -    
Panda    -    
PCTools    -    
Rising    -    
Sophos    -    
SUPERAntiSpyware    -    
Symantec    -    
TheHacker    -  Backdoor/Swrort.ob    
TotalDefense    -    
TrendMicro    -    
TrendMicro-HouseCall   -    TROJ_GEN.RCBH1L7
VBA32    -    
VIPRE    -
ViRobot    -    


Never heard of "the hacker" or K7 antivirus, and i got no idea why one version of trendmicro would say its a trojan and not the other. Either way flatfly's version must be different enough not to trigger this (non-portable?). Is there any real difference between the versions? Which one is actually audited by other programmers?
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February 12, 2013, 08:43:41 AM
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Slush's build is the official one, so there are only two options.

FlatFly's latest version is not totally up-to-date I would recommend the official build at this point.

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