The Top 10 Worst Passwords – Is Yours Among Them?

Okay, I admit that one of my previous passwords is on this list. I have long ago changed that password to something a bit more challenging; yet, this list demonstrates how easy it is to become complacent over creating a secure link to our personal information.

This list comes from Splashdata. You can check out the complete list at  If your password is one of those listed below, you might think about changing it.

1.   password

2.   123456

3.   12345678

4.   qwerty

5.   abc123

6.   monkey

7.    1234567

8.   letmein

9.    trustno1

10.  dragon


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Regina Jeffers is the award-winning author of Austenesque, Regency and contemporary novels.
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7 Responses to The Top 10 Worst Passwords – Is Yours Among Them?

  1. Gerri Bowen says:

    No, not on there. 🙂

  2. Chelsea K. says:

    No, I am glad to say that none of my passwords are on that list either.

  3. Diane P. Diamond says:

    Nope, mine arn’t there either.

    • You are the smart one, Diane. When my web mistress set up my website, she used one of this for the initial log in. I admit that I foolishly did not change it for several months. Of course, that was some three years prior.

  4. Diane P. Diamond says:

    aren’t (sorry)

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