Top 10 Computer, Internet Passwords

Here are the top 10 most commonly used passwords for computers and internet that you should avoid to increase security of your PC and web accounts. We've sourced them from 2 websites. We also have a useful tip on how to create a strong password.

Telegraph.co.uk: Top ten internet passwords to be avoided
  1. 123456
  2. 12345
  3. 123456789
  4. Password
  5. iloveyou
  6. princess
  7. rockyou
  8. 1234567
  9. 12345678
  10. abc123
One Man's Blog: How I’d Hack Your Weak Passwords
  1. Your partner, child, or pet’s name, possibly followed by a 0 or 1 (because they’re always making you use a number, aren’t they?)
  2. The last 4 digits of your social security number.
  3. 123 or 1234 or 123456.
  4. “password”
  5. Your city, or college, football team name.
  6. Date of birth – yours, your partner’s or your child’s.
  7. “god”
  8. “letmein”
  9. “money”
  10. “love”
A password, specially if used for critical accounts or files, is as important as your money in the bank. Yeah, literally. So you have to make sure it's strong enough to be secured. Do not to expose or reveal your password to anyone otherwise you will lose something vital or worse your privacy and identity.

COOLBUSTER.net: How to Create a Strong Password