Article: The 500 Most Common Passwords
I came across a list of the 500 most common passwords (originally from
and from Perfect Passwords
by Mark Burnett). I've de-HTMLized the list and its now available in text format for easy parsing. It will also be included as a
plug-in for Yasca, my source code analyzer.
The ten most common passwords from the list are:
A recent post at Acunetix shows
statistics on 10,000 recently leaked Hotmail passwords. The ten most common passwords on that list are:
- (a type of feline / female body part)
More information is available in this blog article.
- 123456 (0.6%)
- 123456789 (0.17%)
- alejandra (0.10%)
- 111111 (0.10%)
- alberto (0.09%)
- tequiero (0.09%)
- alejandro (0.09%)
- 12345678 (0.09%)
- 1234567 (0.08%)
- estrella (0.07%)
Download the list:
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