What Are The Worst Passwords To Use

 

Our passwords are the key to almost everything on the net such as email, websites, banking, social networking and even to get into the computer in the first place. Therefore, with this in mind, there are always lists of the worst passwords coming out and here are a couple lists to get you started.

The worst passwords according to SplashData are;

1. password

2. 123456

3.12345678

4. qwerty

5. abc123

6. monkey

7. 1234567

8. letmein

9. trustno1

10. dragon

11. baseball

12. 111111

13. iloveyou

14. master

15. sunshine

16. ashley

17. bailey

18. passw0rd

19. shadow

20. 123123

21. 654321

22. superman

23. qazwsx

24. michael

25. football

Compared with the worst passwords according to Imperva, which are;

1. 123456

2. 12345

3. 123456789

4. Password

5. iloveyou

6. princess

7. rockyou

8. 1234567

9. 12345678

10. abc123

We cannot believe that people use some of the above combinations as passwords, especially if they are used for serious stuff where personal data is stored, but apparently, they do.

Source [Forbes]