The 25 worst passwords on the web

10-25-2012 at 12:00 AM
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Is you're password "password" or do you use the same password for everything? If so, then you could be a target for identity theft. A recent study shows the 25 most common passwords used. If your password is on this list, then it's time to make a change.

 

##              Password                Change from 2011 
1               password                 Unchanged
2               123456                    Unchanged
3               12345678                Unchanged
4               abc123                     Up 1
5               qwerty                     Down 1
6               monkey                    Unchanged
7               letmein                     Up 1
8               dragon                     Up 2
9               111111                    Up 3
10             baseball                   Up 1
11             iloveyou                   Up 2
12             trustno1                   Down 3
13             1234567                  Down 6
14             sunshine                  Up 1
15             master                      Down 1
16             123123                    Up 4
17             welcome                  New
18             shadow                    Up 1
19             ashley                      Down 3
20             football                     Up 5
21             jesus                        New
22             michael                     Up 2
23             ninja                         New
24             mustang                   New
25             password1               New


Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2012/10/25/25-worst-passwords-on-web/?intcmp=features##ixzz2ALdxNHCJ
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