• Most Common Passwords

    by  • May 5, 2012 • Password • 0 Comments

    Everytime hackers release a set of usernames and passwords, it give analysts a chance to see passwords that people use in the real world.  Here is a list of the top 25 passwords from an attack on Sony in December 2010.

    seinfeld
    password
    winner
    123456
    purple
    sweeps
    contest
    princess
    maggie
    9452
    peanut
    shadow
    ginger
    michael
    buster
    sunshine
    tigger
    cookie
    george
    summer
    taylor
    bosco
    abc123
    ashley
    bailey

    source: Troy Hunt

    You can bet that every hacker has these passwords in their brute force dictionary. The next time they attack a network they will try these passwords. If you use one of these – or another easy to remember password – your account will be compromised.

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