Most used passwords

25 Most Used Passwords Revealed: Is Yours One Of Them?

After it was discovered that more than six million LinkedIn passwords had been leaked as well as many at Last.fm and eHarmony, no one has stopped talking about password and pass-code security. Here is a list of top 25 most used passwords,

That’s actually a good thing because it’s an incredibly important topic that many computer users don’t take seriously.

Here are the top 25 most used passwords,

‘password’,

‘123456’,

‘12345678’,

‘1234’,

‘qwerty’,

‘12345’,

‘dragon’,

‘pussy’,

‘baseball’,

‘football’,

‘letmein’,

‘monkey’,

‘696969’,

‘abc123’,

‘mustang’,

‘michael’,

‘shadow’,

‘master’,

‘jennifer’,

‘111111’,

‘2000’,

‘jordan’,

‘superman’,

‘harley’,

‘1234567’.

Is yours one of them? If so, it’s safe to say you should consider changing it to something stronger immediately. 

Kruptos 2 Professional includes a database of the top 500 common passwords in use today and will display a warning if you use one of them.

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About the Author: Thiru

As a Security Specialist at Kruptos Security, Thiru has made it his mission to help users understand how cyber security works and why it’s essential for any Internet user in the world. Using his background in Security Engineering, he speaks out relevant subjects and extracts actionable data and identity protection tip and key examples to illustrate them.

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