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123456: The 25 worst passwords of all time

by LLB Editor
20th Jan 16 11:18 am

Is your password 123456? Yes? Congratulations! Because you have managed to be innovative enough to come up with the worst password ever.

According to data compiled by password management firm SplashData, more than two million passwords were leaked in 2015.

The company found that there are geniuses in the world whose password for various accounts is the very word “password”.

SplashData said that the most secure passwords are long passwords and that your password for every website should be different. They also advised using a password manager, such as LastPass, 1Password, or SplashData’s own SplashID, to store passwords.

But what if you forget the passwords to your password managers? Well, god help you in that case.  

Take a look at the top 25 worst passwords

1. 123456

2. password

3. 12345678

4. qwerty

5. 12345

6. 123456789

7. football

8. 1234

9. 1234567

10. baseball

11. welcome

12. 1234567890

13. abc123

14. 111111

15. 1qaz2wsx

16. dragon

17. master

18. monkey

19. letmein

20. login

21. princess

22. qwertyuiop

23. solo

24. passw0rd

25. starwars

 

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