Friday, June 8, 2012
The 30 Most Popular Passwords Stolen From LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC]
The 30 Most Popular Passwords Stolen From LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC]:
Think your password is unique and clever? A new inforgraphic from security firm Rapid7 has revealed the top passwords stolen from this week's LinkedIn security breach. There are hundreds of duplicates and patterns associated with the compromised log-in information.
"Link" was the number one hacked password, according to Rapid7. But many other LinkedIn users also picked passwords -- "work" and "job" for example -- that were associated with the career site's content.
Religion was also a popular password topic -- "god," "angel" and "jesus" also made the top 15. Number sequences such as "1234" and "12345" also made the list.
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