Bitcoin Forum
December 04, 2016, 12:25:05 PM *
News: Latest stable version of Bitcoin Core: 0.13.1  [Torrent].
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: « 1 2 3 [4]  All
  Print  
Author Topic: Bitcoins on a Raspberry Pi  (Read 79726 times)
Jonasch
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 12



View Profile
September 25, 2013, 05:03:52 AM
 #61


NOTE: I prefer to save these keys in plain text because if I die or get a serious brain injury, I want my family to be able to get the coins instead of burying them with my "brain wallet" or secret password.



I thought a lot about encryption and inheritance, not just encryption of BTC wallets, but also just general files, fotos, letters.
I have been using full disk encryption for a long time and also thought about ways to securely convey secret messages to family in case I die.

You could check if it is possible in your jurisdiction to leave behind with a lawfirm / notary a sealed letter that is only to be opened privately by your family or a specific family member.
It could contain just the passphrase to your encrypted volume, possibly contact details of a friend who can help family with decryption if needed.
The friend and your family could be told about this in advance. The passphrase could also be used to decrypt a password keeping software that contains other passwords that you would them to have access to.
Pages: « 1 2 3 [4]  All
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!