Ledger 101 — Part 3: Best Practices When Using a Hardware Wallet

Eric Larcheveque
Jan 3, 2019 · 6 min read
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There are five basic golden rules

The 24-word recovery phrase

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Ledger’s recovery sheet containing the 24-word recovery phrase

General security principles

General safety principles

Only trust your hardware wallet

Security steps to verify your receiving address

How to verify reception address on a Ledger Nano S

Security steps to verify the beneficiary address

How to verify an outgoing transaction on a Ledger Nano S

Ledger

Founded in 2014, Ledger is a leader in security and…

Eric Larcheveque

Written by

Ledger, Executive Chairman & Co-Founder

Ledger

Ledger

Founded in 2014, Ledger is a leader in security and infrastructure solutions for cryptocurrencies and blockchain applications. The Nano S, Ledger’s flagship product, is the world most popular hardware wallet with more than 1.5 million units sold.

Eric Larcheveque

Written by

Ledger, Executive Chairman & Co-Founder

Ledger

Ledger

Founded in 2014, Ledger is a leader in security and infrastructure solutions for cryptocurrencies and blockchain applications. The Nano S, Ledger’s flagship product, is the world most popular hardware wallet with more than 1.5 million units sold.

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