Michael? Really? That's a password?

I think I need a book. Like a diary with a lock on it so I can remember all of my passwords. I try to be as careful as I can in picking a password. You know what I mean, right? Including a capital letter, a number and not including something too obvious.

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Medioimages/Photodisc, ThinkStock

Turns out I may be the only other person beside our studio engineering who thinks that way. So many of the passwords on this list are just plain obvious. According to Gizmodo.com, these are the most popular passwords that are stolen. Do you fall victim to any of these passwords? If so, I suggest you change them.

  1. 123456
  2. password
  3. 12345
  4. 12345678
  5. qwerty
  6. 123456789
  7. 1234
  8. baseball
  9. dragon
  10. football
  11. 1234567
  12. monkey
  13. letmein
  14. abc123
  15. 111111
  16. mustang
  17. access
  18. shadow
  19. master
  20. michael
  21. superman
  22. 696969
  23. 123123
  24. batman
  25. trustno1

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