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Why Monero is Untraceable

Why Monero is Untraceable

For most people, using Monero to maintain privacy and anonymity requires a leap of faith - few people understand exactly how the cryptography and security of the Monero blockchain protects them from being tracked. We hope this post demystifies the magical qualities of Monero and provides an increased sense of trust for users who aren't mathematicians or computer scientists. Why Monero is Secure - 3 Pillars of Privacy Monero's privacy technology is based on 3 core cryptographic techniques: Ring Confidential Transactions (RingCT) - Hides the amount being sent Ring Signatures - Hides the sender's address Stealth Addresses - Hides the...

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