HOMELAND SECURITY USING TREZOR HARDWARE BITCOIN WALLETS?

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According to a recent account by a member of the BitcoinTalk community, it appears that certain members of the Federal government have a much deeper understanding of Bitcoin than previously thought. The poster says that during a raid, the government knew to seize unused Trezor wallets and transfer seized bitcoins to their own bitcoin wallets. Hardware wallets, when used correctly, are a highly recommended way to store bitcoins. Understanding how to keep bitcoins secure is a fundamental problem that any new user will face. To quote the poster directly: When “homeland security” raided our house they took several Trezors still in the original packages that I had planned to give away for Christmas presents. […] BTW: Homeland Security was storing all the seized Bitcoins on a Trezor that they either purchased or seized from someone else! The knowledge does beg the question as to whether the Trezor wallets were acquired in a raid or if they were chosen instead of Ledger wallets. That is, if a government official had decided on the brand of hardware wallet the agency would use. There are many strategies to keeping bitcoins safe, and using hardware wallets for long-term storage has time and again been …

BEST BITCOIN WALLET FOR 2015 – BITCOIN WALLETS COMPARISON AND REVIEW

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This page compares and reviews the best Bitcoin wallets available today Since almost every other day a new Bitcoin wallet comes out a lot of beginners are having a hard time deciding what’s the best Bitcoin wallet for them. We decided to create an easy to use comparison table which will allow you to choose your wallet according to key features such as security, privacy, user friendliness etc.   Coinbase Bitcoin wallet review Summary: Coinbase is the leading exchange service today in buying and selling Bitcoins. It was founded in 2012 and since then has received over US$31 million in venture capital funding. The Bitcoin exchange service is available in 19 countries around the world. Their Online wallet is beginners friendly but the fact that the company holds your funds is can be somewhat risky. Having said that Coinbase has recently launched their Vault service which denies the company control over your funds. Pros: Beginner friendly, ability to add funds from within the wallet. Established and respectable company. Cons: Company has some control over your funds (depends if you’re using Vault). Not supported worldwide (yet). Click here to visit the Coinbase’s website Blockchain.info Bitcoin wallet review Summary: The most popular Bitcoin wallet today, Blockchain.info allows …