New Delhi. Common Passwords In India : Password is the most important thing to protect our device and personal information. In today’s digital world, many devices, social media accounts, bank cards and almost everything require a password. For all of this it can be difficult to remember the password. Perhaps this is the reason why the people of India keep very simple and common passwords.
Cracking the kind of passwords Indian people keep is like child’s play. Be careful if you are too careless about your password. You should keep your password strong so that no one can hack your account.
Study on more than 50 countries
NordPass has revealed the top 200 most used passwords in over 50 countries. It includes all developed and developing countries. Thankfully, India is among the low-risk countries per capita.
At the top of the most used password combinations is 123456 password. More than 2.50 lakh users worldwide have used this password. Apart from this, 123456789 password combinations are used by about one lakh people worldwide.
Security breaches by having weak passwords
Weak password combinations can lead to data theft and financial loss. It is advised by all apps and platforms that users should use strong passwords and should not re-use the same password on any other platform.
In India, ‘Password’ is the most commonly used password combination. More than 1.7 lakh people use the same ‘Password’, followed by 12345 the most. About 1.10 lakh people use 12345 in India.
India123 and qwerty are also being used by people in India. Abc123 is also preferred by Indians. Many people use ‘krishna’ and ‘bismilah’ here. These passwords can be cracked in just less than a second.
Most used password combinations in India