These are 5 of the most commonly hacked passwords

omg 26/04/2019

One thing we all probably don't do enough is changing our passwords for online accounts.

A list from the National Cyber Security Centre in the UK shows which passwords are the easiest for hackers to crack into. Some of them probably won't shock you - but might be a good reminder to mix up your digital security.

Top 5 most-hacked passwords...

  1. 123456 
  2. 123456789
  3. qwerty
  4. password
  5. 1111111 

Top ‘names’ used as passwords...

  1. Ashley 
  2. Michael
  3. Daniel
  4. Jessica 
  5. Charlie