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How secure is your password?

15
02/2016

It's 2016 and hard to believe that people still use 'password' as an actual password
Businesses aren’t the only ones to blame for taking shortcuts with password security. The most recent and most popular passwords for the past year are out—and low-and-behold: We’re still terrible at the very basics of security.

Data of stolen passwords compiled by SplashData shows that the top passwords are “123456” and, you guessed it, “password”.

If you’re a sports fan, you might be a little less obvious by using “football”, “baseball” or the name of your favourite team. Really? Look, I love the New England Patriots and the Boston Bruins, but you won’t find their names (or any of their players) in my password choices.

Read how to be smart about your passwords: blogs.ca.com