Bitcoin Core will start to support connection with Hardware Wallets with HWI library. New options for hardware wallets will be added to the settings.
People mainly run bitcoin2john on wallet files to get the hash, which can then be attacked by hashcat.
Longer addresses will definitely inhibit the adoption of bitcoin by the public and should be high on the list of things to avoid.
The aim of this thread is to give a complete overview for anyone who finds Bitcoins in any storage format.
I want to create hundreds of addresses, but because I'm a little paranoid I don't know how I will do it safely.
Paper wallets if done right are one of the most secure ways of storing bitcoin especially if done on an air gapped computer.