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🛡️ Security
Security

How do I keep my wallet secure and my money safe?

  • Activate the "Autolock" option in the XDEFI Wallet
    Settings (note that it is impossible to connect to any dApp once the wallet is locked)
  • Activate the “Require password for transactions” option in the XDEFI Wallet
    Settings
  • Do not disclose your XDEFI Wallet
    password to anyone
  • Use a hardware wallet as well to require manual interaction with it when validating transactions
  • Keep your hardware wallet PIN and seed phrase secure
  • Save your XDEFI Wallet
    secret phrase(s), backup file, keystore file(s), password, and recovery code on an external & offline device that you keep safe
  • Encrypt this external device and/or the main file containing all of this data
  • Do not share any passphrase, backup file, keystore file, password, or code with anyone
  • Pay attention to the websites you visit
  • Do not send funds lightly

What is the Autolock option?

This option has the effect of locking the XDEFI Wallet
extension in your web browser after a certain period of inactivity.
The wallet password will then be required to re-access your wallets, accounts, and digital assets.

How can I reset my password?

Go to the XDEFI Wallet
Settings and click on :
  • Change login password
  • Fill in your Current password
  • Fill in your New password twice
  • Confirm

I’ve been hacked, what should I do?

If you are a victim of fraud or theft, be sure to secure your funds :
  • Go to XDEFI Wallet
    Security Settings, select "dApps permission management", Select all, Revoke all access
  • Clear your web browser history (All data / Time range : All time)
  • Proceed to the analysis of your computer
  • Clean/delete any unwanted files on your computer
  • Refer to your antivirus software and verify its settings
  • Refer to your firewall and double-check its permissions
  • Set a new password for your XDEFI Wallet
    by going back to the Settings and selecting the Change login password option
  • Enable the Require password for transaction option if it is not already enabled
  • Define or redefine the password to access your OS session
  • You may want to encrypt your Operating System
  • From a legal point of view and for any step, please comply with the legal provisions in force in your country / jurisdiction

If I get hacked, are my crypto assets insured?

Unfortunately not.
You are the only one responsible for your funds (XDEFI Wallet
is a non-custodial / decentralized wallet).
XDEFI Wallet
is not responsible for your investments or funds.

Do you have a Bug Bounty Program?

We have involved the XDEFI Wallet
Community in a feedback process in the past.
And we will certainly do it again in the future.
Participants are rewarded, sometimes depending on their participation, with different kinds of giveaways. Join our Discord
Community to not miss anything.
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