25 Worst Password Of 2013 You Must Avoid in 2014

Are you aware of  problem involved in poor password selection? Check out this worst passwords of 2013 and if it happens that you are using one of these passwords, that is really a sorry case. For security purpose, using a strong password is advisable and necessary. A poor password will expose you to many security treats which might compromise your account or get it hacked.

Password management software maker SplashData has compiled a list of the 25 worst passwords of 2013 which even contains some old entries as that of 2012.

 

Worst Passwords of 2013 you must avoidCredit ; SplashData

 

Here is the list of 25 worst passwords for 2013 which you must avoid in 2014

  1. 123456
  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

The list was compiled from files containing millions of stolen passwords posted online during 2013, I can’t stop laughing 😉  believe me, there are many of these craps.

I can’t just believe people are still using passwords like these, it sounds somehow, for your security purpose, use a good and strong password and not an easily guessed words called passwords like this. Bellow are some tips ;

Tips For Creating A Strong Password

– Use passwords of eight characters or more with characters ( like * ^ % )

– Use random phrase rather than common phrase which are easy to guess

– Mix Upper and Lower case in your password.

– Avoid using the same password combination for multiple websites most especially forums and social networking sites.

 

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