Los Gatos, CA (PRWEB) January 19, 2016


SplashData has announced the 2015 edition of its annual "Worst Passwords List" highlighting the insecure password habits of Internet users. "123456" and "password" once again reign supreme as the most commonly used passwords, as they have since SplashData's first list in 2011, demonstrating how people's choices for passwords remain consistently risky.


Presenting SplashData's "Worst Passwords of 2015":


1 - 123456 (unchanged from 2014)
2 - password (unchanged)
3 - 12345678 (Up 1)
4 - qwerty (Up 1)
5 - 12345 (Down 2)
6 - 123456789 (Unchanged)
7 - football (Up 3)
8 - 1234 (Down 1)
9 - 1234567 (Up 2)
10 - baseball (Down 2)
11 - welcome (New)
12 - 1234567890 (New)
13 - abc123 (Up 1)
14 - 111111 (Up 1)
15 - 1qaz2wsx (New)
16 - dragon (Down 7)
17 - master (Up 2)
18 - monkey (Down 6)
19 - letmein (Down 6)
20 - login (New)
21 - princess (New)
22 - qwertyuiop (New)
23 - solo (New)
24 - passw0rd (New)
25 - starwars (New)

Read the full article here: http://www.prweb.com/releases/worst/passwords/prweb13170789.htm




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