Wednesday, 30 November 2011

Is Your Password "Password"?

This year Sony, Nintendo and even the CIA’s security was breached. But some things refuse to change.

Splashdata reports the 25 worst passwords of 2011. Top of the list is “password”. How many of us have been guilty of that one?

Five worst passwords of 2011...
  • password
  • 123456
  • 12345678
  • qwerty
  • abc123

Some tips on how to improve your password:
  • Use at least eight characters - numbers, letters and special characters.
  • Use unique passwords/usernames for different websites. Try using an online password manager to keep track.