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'Password' No Longer the Most Common Password

FOX 24 -- You've heard the warnings against creating predictable passwords - and yet, it seems many aren't getting the message.
FOX 24 -- You've heard the warnings against creating predictable passwords - and yet, it seems many aren't getting the message.

And while the newest list of most popular passwords shows "password" has actually slipped to number two, the new most common choice may be equally as hackable.

SplashData has released their annual list of most popular passwords - now topping the charts? “123456”

In total, seven of the 20 most frequently found passwords are just strings sequential numbers starting with 1, while a couple of phrases “iloveyou” “letmein” and “trustno1” also made the list.

Here's the full list of passwords you may want to avoid:

1. 123456

2. password

3. 12345678

4. qwerty

5. abc123

6. 123456789

7. 111111

8. 1234567

9. iloveyou

10. adobe123

11. 123123

12. admin

13. 1234567890

14. letmein

15. photoshop

16. 1234

17. monkey

18. shadow

19. sunshine

20. 12345

21. password1

22. princess

23. azerty

24. trustno1

25. 000000
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