Worst passwords of 2018 are announced

3 Jan 2019 Thursday
Worst passwords of 2018 are announced
Günseli Özkan
Günseli Özkan Editor

The worst of the worst is still the same

In the ranking of the top 25 worst internet passwords of 2018, 123456 took the first place. Every year, the time we spend on the Internet is increasing. Both the time spent on the Internet and the number of internet users are also increasing rapidly. However, the number of users who do not pay much attention to internet security is increasing too.

The most commonly used and worst passwords in 2018

Though Internet security is a very important situation, many users choose simple passwords instead of complex, difficult to guess passwords because of laziness or forgetfulness. According to the data prepared by Splashdata, 123456 ranked first among the worst internet passwords. The rest of the list is as follows;

Worst passwords of 2018

1) 123456
2) password
3) 123456789
4) 12345678
5) 12345
6) 111111
7) 1234567
8) sunshine
9) qwerty
10) iloveyou
11) princess
12) admin
13) welcome
14) 666666
15) abc123
16) football
17) 123123
18) monkey
19) 654321
20) !@#$%^&*
21) charlie
22) aa123456
23) donald
24) password1
25) qwerty123

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