When it comes to securing online accounts the first line of defense is your password. When choosing a password there are many best practices that you should follow. The main purpose of this post is to inform you of the 25 most frequently used passwords. When we first begin working with clients it is not uncommon for them to be using one of the passwords on this list. If you use any of the passwords on this list we highly recommend changing them something more secure. After you are done looking over this list we recommend that you continue reading to learn some of the best methods for choosing and protecting your passwords.

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1.) 123456 2.) password 3.) 12345 4.)12345678 5.) qwerty 6.) 123456789 7.)...