How Is Your Security? The Worst Passwords Of 2014!

Most Common Passwords Of 2014

No matter what we use the internet for there is one thing that unites us and that is we all have to come up with cool usernames and hard to crack passwords. The trouble is while coming up with a cool username is relatively easy, coming up with a password that is both hard to crack and easy to remember can be hard. But you are not alone, because once again SplashData has released its yearly list of the most common passwords using during 2014, so if you are using any of these you might want to consider changing it, soon! These are the most common passwords for 2014 according to research carried out by SplashData;

1 – 123456 (Unchanged from 2013)

2 – password (Unchanged)

3 – 12345 (Up 17)

4 – 12345678 (Down 1)

5 – qwerty (Down 1)

6 – 1234567890 (Unchanged)

7 – 1234 (Up 9)

8 – baseball (New)

9 – dragon (New)

10 – football (New)

11 – 1234567 (Down 4)

12 – monkey (Up 5)

13 – letmein (Up 1)

14 – abc123 (Down 9)

15 – 111111 (Down 8)

16 – mustang (New)

17 – access (New)

18 – shadow (Unchanged)

19 – master (New)

20 – michael (New)

21 – superman (New)

22 – 696969 (New)

23 – 123123 (Down 12)

24 – batman (New)

25 – trustno1 (Down 1)

It is good see that trustno1, access, letmein and password are on the list, what are you thinking of people! There are plenty of ways to create a safe password, just do a search and never give your password or username to anyone. If you are worried about your current password safety, just log into your accounts and change them, it’s easy to do and just think of the peace of mind you will be getting.

Source: SplashData News