Wallets and security

Online and wallet security

How to Store Digital Assets on Ethereum  – everything you need to know about wallets, seed phrases, exchanges, and security when engaging with cryptocurrency and digital assets
Protecting Yourself and Your Funds  – cryptocurrency security guide
MyCrypto’s Security Guide  – how to be safe in the crypto world and the online world in general
Differences Between Wallet Types (e.g., Private Key vs Keystore)  – there are different formats and ways of storing your private key
A cryptocurrency wallet is not a wallet!  – short explainer to understand important aspects of blockchain and cryptocurrencies
Pro-Tips for Ethereum Wallet Management  – a book designed to help give you some pointers and options for creating and managing offline and multi-signature wallets on Ethereum
The Most Expensive Lesson Of My Life  – details of SIM port hack
What To Do When SIM-Swapping Happens To You  – how to protect yourself from a SIM hijack, deal with an attack as it happens, and recover afterwards
CryptoScamDB  – open-source dataset to track malicious URLs and their associated addresses

Desktop and web

An Overview of the Crypto Wallet Landscape  – overview of the crypto wallet ecosystem and highlighting of some of the recent improvements in wallet UI/UX

MetaMask  – Chrome extension Ether wallet with ERC tokens support
MyCrypto  – open-source, client-side tool for generating ether wallets, handling ERC-20 tokens, and interacting with the blockchain
MyEtherWallet  – open-source tool for interacting with the blockchains
Portis  – web-based wallet for easy user on-boarding to your DApp
Fetch  – web-based (and desktop) wallet integrated with 20+ exchanges for real time trading rates and one-click trading
Opera Reborn 3  – desktop browser with Web 3, faster VPN and ad blocker
Tokenary  – macOS Safari extension that enables interaction with DApps
Exodus  – closed-source desktop wallet that allows for multi-currency interaction/transacting
Burner Wallet  – a wallet to move xDai quickly in a web browser, then sweep to cold storage when you get home
Dai Card  – a simple off-chain wallet, hosted in the browser, which utilizes Indra payment channels
Nifty Wallet  – Ethereum browser extension focused on usability of real world applications
Dapper  – smart contract wallet from the creators of CryptoKitties
SpankCard  – an in-browser Ethereum wallet with support for payment channels
Fether  – light client desktop wallet
Eth Lightwallet  – lightweight JavaScript wallet for node and the browser
Jaxx  – desktop and web multi-platform, multi-currency digital asset wallet
Bitski  – use Ethereum apps without installing any software and access your wallet from any device with just an email and password
Ethvault  – simple mobile friendly wallet for sending basic transactions and signing messages that you can log in from anywhere with your username and password


Status  – Ethereum browser/messenger/wallet for mobile phones
Coinbase Wallet  – Ethereum browser/wallet for mobile phones
Trust  – multi-currency browser/wallet for mobile phones
imToken  – multi-currency browser/wallet for mobile phones
Gnosis Safe  – Ethereum multi signature mobile smart contract wallet
Argent  – Ethereum mobile wallet
Metamask  – mobile wallet and DApp browser
Dether  – Ethereum exchange/wallet for mobile phones and crypto/cash marketplace
DexWallet  – the DeFi mobile wallet for the open financial system – investing, exchange, lending, insurance for individuals and commerce
AlphaWallet  – mobile wallet with full support for Ethereum, ERC20, ERC875 and ERC721 collectibles
Opera Crypto Wallet  – mobile crypto wallet built in Opera browser supporting ERC-20 and ERC-721 tokens
Astro Wallet  – mobile wallet that lets you do everything on Ethereum with dollars
Pillar  – cryptocurrency mobile wallet with an encrypted chat and built-in blockchain explorer
Coinomi  – multi-currency mobile wallet
WallETH  – native Ethereum Android wallet
Rainbow  – mobile wallet that makes exploring Ethereum fun and accessible
Ambo  – mobile wallet and investment app of MyCrypto
Alice  – mobile DApp wallet, that enables you to directly interface with the smart contracts via the mini App
Frontier  – wallet for accessing DeFi that will tie in info of all of your addresses, wallets and data, associated with DeFi and ERC20 tokens into one mobile app
Enjin Crypto Wallet  – multicurrency desktop/mobile wallet, that supports BTC, ETH, LTC, ENJ and ERC20, ERC721, ERC1155 tokens
Metacash   – gasless noncustodial Dai mobile wallet
Pocketto  – simple xDai mobile payment wallet for iOS
Cobo Wallet  – mobile multi-currency proof-of-stake investment wallet
Matic Wallet  – mobile browser and wallet with integration of WalletConnect and support of Matic Network
Liquidity Wallet  – payment 2nd layer mobile wallet to send and receive coins and ERC-20 tokens on the Liquidity Network
Jaxx  – mobile multi-platform, multi-currency digital asset wallet
TenX  – custodial mobile wallet with the option of obtaining a crypto debit card one can top up and spend with
TokenCard Contract Wallet  – allows you to hold your own assets, whilst being able to seemlessly move funds to a VISA debit card


Trezor  – the original hardware wallet
Ledger  – support for multiple cryptocurrencies and tokens
KeepKey  – the simple hardware wallet
Keycard  – smartcard built with an open API for simple integration with crypto wallets and hardware
Monolith Visa debit card  – exchange your Ethereum-based tokens to fiat and spend them wherever Visa is accepted
Coinbase Card – Visa debit card, funded by your Coinbase balance


Eth Wallets  – spreadsheet comparing ~40 features of Ethereum wallets
Ethereum Wallet Comparison  – comparison of Ethereum login-based wallets
Unlock User Accounts  – allows people with no knowledge of crypto to use Unlock DApp on selected locks – once they’re ready, they can ‘eject’ their accounts and import them into the wallet of their choice
EthSigner  – Ethereum transaction signer, that provides private key signing to separate key management from transaction validation
Frame  – OS-level Ethereum interface that lets you use standalone signers, such as a Ledger or Trezor, to interact with DApps and the Ethereum network
Loom Wallet  – Plasmachain staking and validator dashboard