AUTHOR: Daisy Wallace

How often do you resort to the same password you always use for a new account?

Globally, cyber crime currently costs businesses up to $575 billion each year.

43% of CEOs cite negligent employees using common passwords as the greatest threat to their sensitive data.

Out of 3.3 million passwords compiled by SplashData on its 2014 Worst Passwords List, the entry 123456 had been used by 20,000 people.

Ringing any alarm bells? See if you can spot your go to passwords in this most used passwords list.

 

  1. password
  2. 12345
  3. 12345678
  4. 123456789
  5. 1234
  6. qwerty
  7. baseball
  8. dragon
  9. monkey
  10. pussy
  11. Michael
  12. Football
  13. Jordan
  14. test
  15. pass
  16. ranger
  17. harley
  18. iwantu
  19. thomas
  20. love
  21. 2000
  22. tigger
  23. killer
  24. charlie
  25. asshole
  26. hockey
  27. letmein
  28. abc123
  29. 111111
  30. mustang
  31. shadow
  32. master
  33. superman
  34. access
  35. 696969
  36. 123123
  37. Batman
  38. 000000
  39. azerty
  40. princess
  41. sexy
  42. Austin
  43. golfer
  44. hammer
  45. pepper
  46. orange
  47. bigdog
  48. merlin
  49. Patrick
  50. silver
  51. corvette
  52. biteme
  53. hello
  54. scooter
  55. please
  56. secret
  57. freedom
  58. ginger
  59. matthew
  60. cheese
  61. password1
  62. photoshop
  63. adobe123
  64. trustno1
  65. Princess1
  66. P@ssw0rd
  67. Blink182
  68. Iloveyou2
  69. Sunshine1
  70. Password123
  71. porsche
  72. guitar
  73. black
  74. diamond
  75. 654321
  76. computer
  77. wizard
  78. Amanda
  79. money
  80. xxxxxxxx
  81. phoenix
  82. iceman
  83. knight
  84. bailey
  85. Dakota
  86. cowboys
  87. girls
  88. booboo
  89. coffee
  90. starwars
  91. aaaaaa
  92. brandy
  93. tennis
  94. gandalf
  95. cookie
  96. sexsex
  97. maverick
  98. fender
  99. 666666
  100. banana

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