The 25 Worst Passwords
January 21, 2014
Are you putting your information at risk by choosing a bad password? SplashData, a provider of password management applications, compiled a list of the “worst” -- most common and thus easiest to guess -- passwords chosen by careless or harried computer users.
Here are the passwords that topped its list:
"We hope that with more publicity about how risky it is to use weak passwords, more people will start taking simple steps to protect themselves by using stronger passwords and using different passwords for different websites,” according to SplashData.
Source: “Worst Passwords of 2013: Our Annual List Updated,” SplashData (Jan.17, 2014)
Updated: June 20, 2018