hackers know your password: here’s how

 

Here is a list of the 25 most common passwords in 2016.  If you are currently using any of these passwords, or a version of one of them, we recommend you change it immediately.

  1. 123456
  2. password
  3. 12345678
  4. qwerty
  5. 12345
  6. 123456789
  7. football
  8. 1234
  9. 1234567
  10. baseball
  11. welcome
  12. 1234567890
  13. abc123
  14. 111111
  15. 1qaz2wsx
  16. dragon
  17. master
  18. monkey
  19. letmein
  20. login
  21. princess
  22. qwertyuiop
  23. solo
  24. passw0rd
  25. starwars

Well, are you guilty of using a terrible password? If you have no idea how to create a secure password, there are plenty of of great password generators out there.  Random Password Generator is a great password generator because it allows you to generate multiple passwords at once and choose the character count.

Is this information a little too late for you? Have you already been hacked? At Ardent Creative, we are contacted on a regular basis by non-Ardent Creative clients who has bad passwords, poor security on their website, and have been hacked very badly. Feel free to contact us if you need help ensuring your website secure.