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The worst passwords of 2013


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The worst passwords of 2013

On the web we all have multiple accounts and identities: email, social networks, online shopping etc. It could be roughly estimated that most internet users juggle at least five different accounts and profiles. Given this situation, it seems many of us choose the easy way out when it comes to organising our online security. A fact that was just confirmed in a study by an American company specializing in IT security which announced that this year’s most popular password is “123456” dethroning the creative “password”, which was crowned in 2012.

Top 25 passwords:

  1. 1123456
  2. password
  3. 12345678
  4. qwerty
  5. abc123
  6. 123456789
  7. 111111
  8. 1234567
  9. iloveyou
  10. adobe123
  11. 123123
  12. admin
  13. 1234567890
  14. letmein
  15. photoshop
  16. 1234
  17. monkey
  18. shadow
  19. sunshine
  20. 12345
  21. password1
  22. princess
  23. azerty
  24. trustno1
  25. 000000

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