Is your password rubbish? Find out here
There's been a few high profile hacks of late which has made some a bit jumpy. How about you? Did you change all your passwords? Like hell you did. You're as lazy as the rest of us.
Some of you are lazier and stupider than the rest. Not only have you not changed your password, but you've kept that one that is insultingly easy to guess.
Which are? Well, password management app maker SplashData (nope, us neither) has revealed this year’s worst passwords, with ‘password’ and ‘123456’ taking the top two slots.
If you have either of them, you really deserve every bit of malware you get.
So what are the other passwords which are really easy for hackers to guess? Well, let us look at them shall we and some of you can start worrying while the rest of us hum the chart rundown music!
WORST PASSWORDS OF 2011!
1. password 2. 123456 3. 12345678 4. Qwerty 5. abc123 6. Monkey 7. 1234567 8. Letmein 9. trustno1 10. Dragon 11. Baseball 12. 111111 13. Iloveyou 14. Master 15. Sunshine 16. Ashley 17. Bailey 18. passw0rd 19. Shadow 20. 123123 21. 654321 22. Superman 23. Qazwsx 24. Michael 25. football
Even though No.1 and No.18 seem awfully similar, these were stolen from the documents retrieved from the PS3 hack, so there you have it. Straight from the hackers' mouth, as t'were.