Ledger Wallet Security

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According to Forbes article by Kenneth Rapoza on December 23, the France-based Ledger said the company had “fallen victim to a cyber attack” and that on December 20, malicious software was installed on one of their servers. As of December 23, they said that it was “technically impossible” to make an assessment of the severity of the data breach. They warned that it was safe to assume that “your funds could be at risk of theft”.

Ledger is warning account holders and owners of hardwallets, like the Ledger Nano S, not to respond to emails or provide any account information to anyone online.

Although physical wallets are assumed as the safest ones in the market there’s always a potential risk so If you are ledger account holder be careful of phishing emails and visit their website for their own tips on ledger security.

Sam Bassari

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