The list of worst passwords 2013, influenced by postings from the Adobe breach, demonstrates the importance of not basing passwords on the application or website being accessed
Splashdata has revealed the list of the annual worst password.
“Seeing passwords like ‘adobe123’ and ‘photoshop’ on this list offers a good reminder not to base your password on the name of the website or application you are accessing,” says Morgan Slain, CEO of SplashData.
Many peoples are still using ordinary words as their password that’s why they become a victim of attacker and got compromised, the most common password used by many peoples around the globe is “123456” and second one is “password” as a password, “12345678” took the third place in list, there were many other common words being used as password such as ‘iloveyou”, “admin,” abc123″, and “princess”. It is funny to hear that some peoples are using “monkey” as their password. It would seem that when your “123456” password gets hacked, the popular solution is to add a “7.”
List of 25 Worst Passwords of 2013
If you are using any password from the list below then its time to change it, check out the list of 25 worst passwords online.
These were top 25 Worst Passwords of 2013 and most of them are still are.