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Where can I get the BIP39 file?

The list of the word lists is included in BIP39, this is used directly in Yoroi as part of the BIP39 JavaScript module. It appears, Daedalus is using its own wordlist.
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How are you going to stop scammers?

About scamming and phishing Fraudsters have always existed and will continue to exist. In the future, there will probably be network-based mechanisms to protect yourself against fraudsters, but so far ...
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15- or 24-word recovery seeds for ADA wallets

Following the BIP39 standard, 15 word seeds are proving about 160 bits (20 bytes) of entropy, where 24 word seeds are providing around 254 bits (32 bytes) of entropy. As long as you do everything to ...
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Generating and storing Seed Phrase Offline

You can use BIP39 compatible library to generate 15/24 word mnemonics. If looking for CLI, you can use cardano-addresses, check out the Readme in the repo, the command to generate mnemonics would be: ...
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How are you going to stop scammers?

There are many algorithms which can be used to search trees for transaction patterns but at the end of the day, people can really only do what they can do now. Call local law enforcement. Cardano in ...
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15- or 24-word recovery seeds for ADA wallets

BIP39 wordlist contains 2048 words. If you use a 24-word phrase, you'll get 2048²⁴ possible combinations, or 2^264. This is an insultingly huge number. For hackers, trying to brute force to determine ...
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What is the best (and most secure) way to store private keys in an Express server?

See this post, Best setup of your air-gapped offline machine (cold environment)?. Also consider the following https://cosd.com/frankenwallet.
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Generating and storing Seed Phrase Offline

When generating a primary recovery phrase for new Cardano CLI wallet, you can choose 15, 18, 21, or 24-word phrase. Optional additional protection can be provided with a secondary recovery phrase ...
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Question about Yoroi and Ledger (restore security)

Ledger uses a different derivation path than the default Icarus derivation used by hot wallets like Yoroi and Daedalus. This means that entering the seed phrase you generated on a hardware wallet ...
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Cannot recover Daedalus wallet after deleting on account of wallet not syncing

Enter your Daedalus-generated seed into Yoroi mobile wallet. It's a light wallet (a.k.a. SPV) so, there's no need to wait while it will be synced with the blockchain. Yoroi supports 15- and 24-word ...
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What tools are currently available or in development, to watch an address, and expose a bad actor that without authorization took ADA from a wallet?

the bad actor has to use one of his wallet's receiving addresse This is not completly true, there are tools called "mixers", that obfuscates the destination address of transactions. This ...
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Where can I get the BIP39 file?

Found it! It's in IOG's cardano-crypto repository. Have a look: https://github.com/input-output-hk/cardano-crypto/blob/develop/src/Crypto/Encoding/BIP39/English.hs
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Where can I get the BIP39 file?

Having digital copies of your mnemonic set is always discouraged due to security issues. However, if you really want to give a digital copy of your recovery phrase to a person I'd personally suggest ...
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