The worst passwords in 2017 were also the most common passwords used by users. Having good passwords is becoming more necessary because cyberattacks are on the rise.
6 of the most common passwords only consisted of numbers. According to SplashData there are few thing to consider when you choose a password:
SplashData says that users have been trying to make password longer but if there is a simple pattern behind it, it doesn't really help.
Use a mix of numbers, letters and special characters.
Secure password should have a lenght of at least 12 characters
Do no tuse the same password for all your internet accounts.
Try using a toolo to manage the passwords that you have.
Do not use birthday dates or words that are recognised easily.
Use your phone or another form of identification.