How to Setup a Secure EOS Account Using Permissions (Updated 3/12/2019)

  1. Owner Permission — Key generated in a Ledger hardware wallet.
  2. Active Permission — I highly recommend the desktop apps eos-voter by Greymass and SimplEOS by EOS Rio. If you want to use mobile, get EOS Lynx.
  3. Setup account alerts with EOS Authority’s tool.
  4. Stake all of your tokens 80% to CPU, 20% to NET.

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About EOS Permissions

Active Permission

Owner Permission

6 Steps to Create A Secure EOS Account using Permissions

  1. Create Account — Install the fairy wallet app for your Ledger hardware wallet and follow the steps to create a new account.
brew tap eosio/eosio && brew install eosio
cleos create key --to-console

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