Top 10 Most Common Passwords

Life these days has become largely dependent on passwords whether we're checking our emails, transferring funds or shopping online, passwords have their part to play. We're constantly bombarded with horror stories of security breaches, fraud, and phishing sites. Users are consistently told that a strong password is essential these days to protect private data. Why is it, then, that users on websites opt for the same, consistent, insecure passwords time after time?

Taking an aggregate sample of passwords (primarily from the UK), we take a look at the most commonly occurring. If you spot your own password listed - it might just be time for a change! Top 10 Most Common Passwords - Modern Life Is Rubbish

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 1st June 2006 2:38AM