3

This question is inspired by how the Vanity Gen pool operates. Basically there are two sets of keys and addresses: one that is stored at the Wallet hosting provider, the other set is derived from a Brain wallet.

In order to sign the transaction, the keys are combined by adding the two keys (as hex numbers) together (Pubkey + Pubkey) and (PrivKey + PrivKey). Although I think there is an alternate implementation that multiplies the keys.

My question is, has anyone explored the concept of using a Brain Wallet in conjunction with a hosted wallet for additional security?

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.