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Ransomware and seed wallets

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by JJohn, Jun 16, 2017.

  1. JJohn

    JJohn Registered Member

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    Was about to transfer some money to bitcoin like jaxx wallets till I read about ransomware...if a computer is infected with ransomware...cant the wallet just be restored on another computer with the seed words and pin?
     
  2. blackhatguy420

    blackhatguy420 Registered Member

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    yes wallets can be restored but if your infected the money will be stolen. use linux if you are worried you are infected
     
  3. bot999

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    Linux won't be 100% safe.
    Stay safe with updated anti-virus and anti-malware. Be aware of unknown source of file on email.
     
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