Here We Go Again. The Most Commonly Used Passwords of 2016

16 Jan 2017

Here We Go Again. The Most Commonly Used Passwords of 2016

It’s that time of the year again folks when security experts release the most commonly-used passwords of the previous year and, needless to say, it makes for some pretty depressing reading (again).

Keeper, a commercial password manager and digital vault, have examined over 10 million passwords that were released to the public following cyber security breaches in 2016, and discovered that rather depressingly a whopping 17% of those passwords were ‘12345’. If you think that is bad just wait until you see the top 10 most used passwords of last year.

The Top Ten Most Used Passwords

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