Thursday, 19 May 2016

Top obvious passwords in Linked In hack: 750,000 people used 123456

Recent information has been released relating to the 2012 Linked In hack. Hopefully, given that this relates back to 2012, this information is badly out of date but below is an indication of how common very easily hacked passwords are;










Password

123456       : 753,305 people
1234567     : 49,652 people
12345678   : 63,769 people
123456789 : 94,314 people

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