segregated witness – crypto.com defiwallet sends bitcoin to random segwit tackle if a bitcoin taproot tackle is chosen after affirmation of the proper tackle


When scanning the QR code of a taproot tackle with the DefiWallet of crypto.com the app will appropriately present the taproot tackle, not give any warning of unsupported format or different error message (screenshot from my second try and recreate the bug with completely different taproot tackle https://imgur.com/a/gYPZ5KT), it is going to give a primary affirmation with a reference transaction ID that the bitcoin transaction was broadcasted to the community with the proper recipient tackle, however in actuality it is going to mechanically convert the taproot tackle to a segwit tackle and ship the bitcoin to this random generated tackle making the coin misplaced endlessly.

  1. taproot tackle generated from ledger – https://imgur.com/k37DcAo

  2. first affirmation exhibiting the proper taproot tackle scanned within the earlier step with a reference transaction ID https://imgur.com/3PahnKJ transaction ID: https://blockchair.com/bitcoin/transaction/c834fb3bc1e849b1e708b15728e55796adb7d44bf1b83b2b35dcaba4eb87b54b?from=crypto.com

  3. After the transaction has been broadcasted to the community and it receives the primary affirmation the defiwallet updates the home-screen exhibiting the transformed segwit tackle the place it truly despatched the bitcoin with the identical transaction ID as reference, proving that the primary affirmation display is the results of a bug. https://imgur.com/xNGTSN5https://imgur.com/csxK8U0

  4. Video on my second try and recreate the bug and utilizing a second bitcoin software program pockets (trustwallet) to indicate that the issue is just not my cellphone or some malicious software program put in on the cellphone however the precise crypto.com defiwallet – https://streamable.com/91ksgg

  5. since my first chat with them the defiwallet has been beneath “upkeep for bitcoin transaction” – https://imgur.com/QAzoNSq

I perceive one thing comparable has already occurred Is it attainable to transform a taproot tackle right into a native segwit tackle? I’ve contacted the crypto.com help chat, I’ve despatched them the identical data and for the final 12 days they’ve been “investigating” the difficulty. I am conscious the coin are misplaced endlessly however the lack of response from crypto.com staff is terrible and I don’t know how many individuals have already misplaced and can lose their bitcoin due to crypto.com.
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