Is Jaxx Open Source?

Jaxx is not open source, although the full code (minus UI) is visible on the website.

Much of the issues of cloned wallets that are surfacing recently are due to the code being easily available, copied and distributed. We do not desire clones of Jaxx (malicious or not) to be floating around. This leads to problems and confusion and we are trying to find a balance that's makes it difficult to take and distribute our code while still allowing it to be audited by those that wish to do so.

In the interim, the Jaxx codebase is viewable on You can also scrutinize the code for our Chrome extension by enabling Developer Mode, right-clicking anywhere on the app, and selecting Inspect. The Android .apk's code can be unpacked and scrutinized in full as well.