Regularly changing your password is something we should all do more often. But we all know coming up with a new one is one of life’s most difficult undertakings. And apparently it shows.

Top 25 Worst Passwords of 2018

According to password managing service, SplashData, we aren’t taking our passwords seriously enough. So to help us in 2019, they’ve put together their annual list of 25 worst passwords to help you up your cybersecurity game.

This year’s top spot was unsurprisingly taken by “123456”, while the ever-so-slightly different “123456789” came in at number three. The two number passwords sandwiched “password” which came in at number two.

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One of the more interesting entries on the list in 2018 was “sunshine,” which came in at number eight. Rather depressingly, “donald” also made the list, coming in at 23. Check out the full list of the worst passwords in 2018 below.

The Top 25 Worst Passwords of 2018

1. 123456
2. password
3. 123456789
4. 12345678
5. 12345
6. 111111
7. 1234567
8. sunshine
9. qwerty
10. iloveyou
11. princess
12. admin
13. welcome
14. 666666
15. abc123
16. football
17. 123123
18. monkey
19. 654321
20. [email protected]#$%^&
21. charlie
22. aa123456
23. donald
24. password1
25. qwerty123

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