Businesses turn to IT specialist like us to help keep their data safe and keep the business running smoothly.
When it comes to security, often the tech is the easy part!
You see, humans are TERRIBLE at choosing passwords.
We’re the worst at it. Really.
A labradoodle with a typewriter could do a better job.
At least they wouldn’t just type 123456 (that’s the world’s most popular password!)
In fairness, we have been subjected to years of terrible advice when it comes to passwords, which perhaps gives the labradoodle an advantage.
Lots of systems force people to change their passwords regularly too, when all the evidence shows that people will use weaker and weaker passwords.
Anyway, here’s the list of last year’s most popular passwords, so if you’re using any of these, it might be time to change!
If you’re worried about what would happen to your business if someone got hold of your passwords, give us a call and we’ll give you some advice…