What is the best way to store my keystore file and passphrase?

It is important to keep your keystore file and passphrase secure - losing either of them can put your domains at risk. You will need your keystore file and passphrase to access your domains.

Security Recommendations:

  • Create a duplicate of your keystore file and store it offline on a USB.
  • Store your keystore file in a password protected folder.
  • Create a passphrase that is 13 characters or greater.
  • Write your passphrase down on a piece of paper and store it offline.