Verifying Bitcoin Signed Messages
Some people, including Anonymixer, create messages (i.e. Letters of Guarantee) that are "Digitally Signed" by a Bitcoin Private Key.
Digitally Signed Bitcoin Messages consist of 3 parts
- The message content itself, i.e. a Letter of Guarantee
- A Bitcoin Address: The person who wrote the message owns the address
- A Signature: Cryptographic proof that the owner of the Bitcoin Address, wrote the Message
A Signature which validates successfully is unequivocal proof that the owner of the Bitcoin Address created the message and that the message has not been tampered with, in any way.
👆 IMPORTANT: Anonymixer digitally signs messages
with the private key of the
You can verify Bitcoin Signed Messages with popular offline software such as the Electrum Wallet and Bitcoin Core, but there are also many free online tools that you can use to verify a message's authenticity, such as:
- Bitcoin Message Verification Tool from Bitcoin.com (Recommended)
- Bitcoin Message Verification Tool from Brain Wallet
- Bitcoin Message Verification Tool at qz.sg
- Bitcoin Message Verification Tool at Reinproject.org
- Bitcoin Message Verification Tool at eureka.co