Samourai Wallet

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They claim to be amodern bitcoin wallet hand forged to keep your transactions private, your identity masked, and your funds secure.

Security[edit]

  • Military Grade Encryption - Samourai is encrypted on the phone using AES-256 encryption.
  • Strong Default Protection with BIP 44 and BIP 39 -Samourai enforces a BIP 39 passphrase on wallet creation, hardening the security of your wallet right out of the gate.
  • Secure PIN Login -Use a 5-8 digit PIN to access your wallet. PIN screen is randomized on every load to thwart screen recording spyware.
  • You control your private keys -Private keys are created and stored on your device and are never communicated with any server or anyone.
  • Certificate Pinning -Protects HTTPS websites from impersonation using fraudulent certificates issued by compromised certificate authorities.

Privacy[edit]

  • No address reuse -Samourai never reuses addresses, never leaking valuable metadata about you and your purchase habits.
  • Randomized change outputs -Samourai is the only wallet to randomize the number of change outputs for each send, making gathering wallet address metadata more difficult.
  • Deterministic inputs/outputs positioning -Samourai positions the inputs/outputs of each transaction deterministically after a send, decreasing the effectiveness of block chain snooping
  • Avoid linking previous change outputs -Samourai parses all previous transactions before building a new transaction to make sure it isn't leaking valuable metadata about your and your wallet
  • Tor and VPN Support - Samourai is enabled with Tor and VPN support allowing you the ability to route all transactions through an anonymous IP address.

Extra Features[edit]

  • Bitcoin Network Health Monitoring -Samourai actively monitors the condition of Bitcoin Network alerting you when transactions may confirm slower and informing you of the current required miner fee for quick transaction confirmation.
  • Send in your favorite currency -Instant currency conversion makes it easier to send Bitcoin.
  • Smart Miner Fees -Samourai offers three different miner fee profiles: Auto to use our smart fee detection algorithm,Priority during times of network stress to ensure quick confirmations,Custom to set a fee of your own choice.
  • <html><body>Block Chain Obfuscation</body></html> - Samourai offers three different presets that provide varying levels of obfuscations:<html><body>Simple</body></html><html><body> to send a basic HD transaction with no added obfuscation,</body></html><html><body>Samourai Send</body></html><html><body> to send a transaction that uses decoy change addresses,</body></html><html><body></body></html><html><body>CoinJoin Simulation</body></html><html><body> to send a transaction that is indistinguishable from a CoinJoin transaction on the block chain.</body></html>
  • Export your wallet anywhere, anytime -You may export your wallet to any Bitcoin wallet than follows BIP 39,44 specifications.
  • Restore any HD wallet -You may restore an existing HD wallet from any wallet provider with or without a BIP 39 passphrase
  • Choose your fiat currency -View transactions and make sends in your local fiat currency.
  • Choose your favorite Bitcoin unit -BTC, mBTC, bits, It is up to you
  • Choose your favorite Block Explorer -Most popular block explorers are available to view transactions on the web

You can contact them at:<html><body><a href="mailto:support@samouraiwallet.com">support@samouraiwallet.com</a></body></html>

https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/447s7c/samourai_is_the_most_private_and_anonymous

Features:[edit]

  • Platforms: Android
  • Validation Type: Centralized
  • Wallet Features: Hierarchical Deterministic, Open Source
  • Anonymity: Medium
  • Security: Personal
  • Ease Of Use: Average

See Also on BitcoinWiki[edit]