No. Foundation or anyone who claims to be a part of the Foundation team will never ask you for your Secret Recovery Phrase. Your Secret Recovery Phrase should always be kept private. If you come across a phishing website, or any other website asking for your Secret Recovery Phrase you should close out of it immediately.

If you come across any fraudulent websites posing as Foundation, please report it to [email protected].

What is a Secret Recovery Phrase again?

MetaMask provides a unique 12-word Secret Backup Phrase (or “Secret Recovery Phrase”) when you create a crypto wallet as a way to restore your access to your wallet in the case that your computer is lost, stolen, or if data gets corrupted. You can find more information on Secret Recovery Phrase here.

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