Most Commonly Used “Crackable” Passwords On The Internet
By on March 20th, 2009

The biggest problem with creating internet accounts is setting strong passwords for them, many users are lazy enough to create guessable and crackable passwords for their accounts, with the most common ones being 123456, password, 1234, testingand so on.

These passwords are easily hackable, by using a simple brute force attack, we do have some suggestions for users to create strong passwords for your accounts.

In the meantime, you can checkout the 500 most commonly used passwords on the internet, if you are using any of them, its high time you change it to something less guessable :-).

Top 500 Worst Passwords of All Time [via]

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  • http://alexandru.me Alexandru

    Saw a guy on irc selling WP logins
    Asked the guy for some tests
    Most of the passwords were admin:qwerty

 
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