common passwords

Can you blame me for not remembering my passwords? I have an Excel sheet with over 100 websites on it and at least 16 different passwords to remember. I have tried putting the important ones in a secret place on my phone. I know that's wrong. A 12-year-old could find them in two minutes.
Believe it or not, passwords like "123456" and "password" are still the most used. Don't. Do. This. Hackers can use a simple
An annual ranking of the most common -- and therefore worst -- passwords used on the Internet shows that many users still don't understand the basics of online security.
While passwords are never completely immune from hackers, the best passwords are long combinations of letters and numbers
Hey, I like new toys as much as the next guy, but it's time to grow up, America. We need to learn to walk softly, even when we're carrying a fat wallet.
Really guys? A new study from the security firm Trustwave revealed the most common password is "Password1," partly because
So how can you make your passwords better? Use a variety of letters, numbers and symbols. Change them every six months. Don't