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July 05, 2011, 12:48:20 PM

Forget USB. I'd like to see an offline client produce a QR code transaction, that I can execute with my mobile telephone.

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July 05, 2011, 03:23:40 PM

The problem in the MtGox incident was not unsecure wallet.dat's with the users... it was unsecure MtGox's databases. So the trading sites should get some standard equal to a modern online banking site, and not md5-hashed or even plaintext passwords in some unsecured SQL database.

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