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1. WO2020110079 - SECURE CRYPTOCURRENCY STORAGE SYSTEM AND METHOD

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CLAIMS

1. A cryptocurrency token storage product comprising a smart card having:

a controller;

an embedded screen with sufficient size to display the full and/or a truncated signature payment hash and/or any other information; and

a fingerprint scanner connected to the controller, for user authentication.

2. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 1 , wherein the controller comprises an HSM chip module and a processing chip.

3. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 1 , wherein the smart card further comprises an RFID antenna and a USB connector to enable the smart card to communicate and/or connect with a device.

4. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 1 , wherein the smart card comprises an LED status indicator.

5. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 1 , wherein the smart card comprises a battery.

6. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 1 , wherein the smart card is biometrically enabled for user authentication, to ensure that a user is uniquely identified for deposits and/or withdrawals of cryptocurrency tokens, ensuring that the deposits and/or withdrawals are done by the correct person.

7. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 3, wherein a consumer package comprises two of the smart cards, one of which is fitted with a removable sticker, and a connector cable to connect to the USB connector.

8. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 7, wherein the consumer package comprises a secure chip reader to read the smart card.

9. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 1 , wherein the cryptocurrency token storage product works in conjunction with a bespoke software application.

10. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 9, wherein the controller includes an enrolment module to manage an enrolment procedure, wherein the software application prompts the user to register a plurality of fingerprints on multiple occasions, using the fingerprint scanner on the smart card, until sufficient templates have been established.

1 1 . The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 9, wherein the controller includes an authentication module to manage the authentication procedure, the authentication module prompting the user to authenticate him/herself directly on the smart card itself, using the fingerprint scanner.

12. The cryptocurrency token storage product of claim 9, wherein the controller includes a transaction module to manage transactions, so that proximate the conclusion of a transaction, a payment hash is generated and displayed on the software application and the transaction module generates and displays the payment hash and/or relevant information on the screen of the smart card itself.