Top 10 Worst Passwords


We are always told to use “strong” passwords to protect our networks and data. Did you ever wonder what the most frequently used and therefore worst passwords are? According to Splashdata, the top most frequently used passwords in 2015 were (in order):

  1. 123456
  2. password
  3. 12345678
  4. Qwerty
  5. 12345
  6. 123456789
  7. Football
  8. 1234
  9. 1234567
  10. Baseball

Hopefully none of those passwords were your favorite. To get information on how to create and use better passwords visit our blog: and search "passwords."