Category: trezor

Fake Crypto Wallet App Imitating Trezor Found on Google Play Store

Fraudsters have been adding fake cryptocurrency wallets to the Google Play store in an attempt to cash in on rising bitcoin (BTC) prices, ESET antivirus researchers claimed on May 23. One malicious app imitated the hardware wallet Trezor — and the investigation found that the software had ties to another fake app that has the […]

Ledger Nano X: Just as Secure, Now Mobile

Cryptocurrencies are beginning to emerge in the mainstream, and with a historical track record of security flaws, the market was wide open for those who sought to establish a means for people to easily, safely and securely store their crypto. Ledger is one of those companies and here, we’ll be […]

How to Restore a Bitcoin Wallet in a Few Easy Steps

Photo: Marco Verch / Flickr Has the thought of accidentally losing your Bitcoin ever cross your mind? As scary as it may be, it happens quite often. According to research from Chainalysis, an approximate 2.78 to 3.79 million Bitcoins have become inaccessible and are forever lost. This means that about […]

Running a Bitcoin node in 2019: becoming a first class citizen

Running your own node is one of the most important premises which enables Bitcoin’s decentralization. It empowers every user to validate their own transactions, it increases security and privacy by storing the blockchain activity on your own device (so that nobody knows which addresses are yours and which ones belong […]

7 Best Bitcoin Wallets You’re Not Using (But Should Be)

Photo: Coinspeaker Although Bitcoin has been with us for 10 years, it has experienced a surge in popularity in the last three years, thanks to its price rising from $572.33 to $4,764.88 in 2016. As if that wasn’t enough, the price of Bitcoin continued to soar, reaching as much as […]

Trezor Responds to Ledger Report on Its Wallet Vulnerabilities

The team behind the Trezor hardware wallet has addressed the vulnerabilities exposed by rival hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger. On March 11, Ledger released a report that detailed 5 vulnerabilities in the Trezor wallet. Ledger has a division that focuses on finding exploits and bugs in its own and competitor’s wallets. […]