[bisq-network/bisq-desktop] First wallet address gets reused (#1540)
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Tue May 15 18:13:55 UTC 2018
the first address generated by the HD wallet gets reused repeatedly, other addresses were used, only once per address, but these are clustered around the first address (e.g. with oxt.me) , allowing transactions to be linked. this also discloses disclosing balances etc to counterparties who may have personally identifying information due to the nature of the transfers
as far as i can tell this is because `getOrCreateUnusedAddressEntry` is only used in `completePreparedGenericProposalTx`, whereas [change address generation](https://github.com/bisq-network/bisq-core/blob/0d830b74478b1b70365a7d02daa76ac11380e3b0/src/main/java/bisq/core/btc/wallet/BtcWalletService.java#L450) uses `getOrCreateAddressEntry`. i've not attempted to verify this claim, i only spent a few minutes browsing through the code.
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