Most people don’t put too much thought into their passwords. We are here to tell you, you really should.
If you think using ‘password’ as your password is no big deal, then it’s time to rethink and get a new one.
Security experts have recently compiled a list of the worst passwords users can choose, and ‘password’ is at the very top of the list. Weak passwords make your information more vulnerable simply because hackers can guess them. It may be easier to pick a password that you don’t have to think about, but it’s a choice that you may come to regret.
To help you avoid common password choice mistakes that users make, management application provider SplashData has compiled a list of the 25 worst passwords to use: