How to Avoid Bitcoin Theft

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Posted 4 years ago


How to Avoid Bitcoin TheftIf you don’t want your Bitcoin stolen, don’t flash the private key at a camera. That’s what happened when Bloomberg TV host Matt Miller gave two anchors $20 worth of Bitcoin. He flashed a private key, on a paper certificate containing a QR code from Lazzerbee, at the TV camera–thus exposing the account to theft. It wasn’t long someone seized the opportunity to snatch the Bitcoin.

-Charles Herrion


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