25 MOST COMMON PASSWORDS OF 2019

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According to the 2017 Data Breach Investigation Report from Verizon, around 81% of the password-related attacks in the world have been carried out either by stealing the passwords or for using a weak password. One of the biggest mistakes we do while creating passwords is using easy to guess passwords. These common passwords based on keyboard patterns, phonebooks make it easier for hackers to break into the systems.

Here is an annual list of 25 worst passwords based on popularity produced by SplashData:

  1. 123456
  2. 123456789
  3. qwerty
  4. password
  5. 1234567
  6. 12345678
  7. 12345
  8. iloveyou
  9. 111111
  10. 123123
  11. abc123
  12. qwerty123
  13. 1q2w3e4r
  14. admin
  15. qwertyuiop
  16. 654321
  17. 555555
  18. lovely
  19. 7777777
  20. 888888
  21. princess
  22. dragon
  23. password1
  24. 123qwe
  25. 666666

If you are also using such passwords which are mostly based on the keyboard patterns, you need to be wise and change them as soon as possible.

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