Why Buying a Paper Wallet on eBay is a Bad Idea

By Jp Buntinx on July 7, 2020 09:27

Published on September 28, 2018 09:01 by NullTX

Paper wallets are often considered to be one of the safest ways of storing bitcoins offline. There is some merit to that statement, assuming one generates the bitcoin wallet himself. Some people are actively selling paper wallets on eBay, which pose an inherent security risk, as the private key is known to the seller. Stay away from these offering, as it is not worth the risk of getting your funds stolen.
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