NordPass, a password manager service provider, revealed in its latest study the most common passwords for 2023 in the Philippines and other markets.

The study was done by NordPass in partnership with independent research that focuses on cybersecurity incident research. The team used 4.3 terabytes worth of database that it gathered from different publicly available sources, and even some from the dark web.

NordPass noted that no personal user data was obtained in the creation of the study.

So, without further ado, here are the top 20 most commonly used passwords in the Philippines.

  1. admin
  2. 123456
  3. 12345678
  4. 123456789
  5. password
  6. 12345
  7. Password
  8. 1234567890
  9. 12345678910
  10. user
  11. smartbro
  12. learning
  13. admin123
  14. P@ssw0rd
  15. greatnews
  16. qwerty123
  17. iloveyou
  18. coffee1234
  19. wisdom
  20. 1234567

So, if you’re using any one of these passwords, it’s best to change it as early as possible as it could be easily cracked and hacked. Having a more secure online account, especially if you use it for business, work, or if it’s linked to your bank account and other services.

For extra security, you should enable two-factor authentication. Expert also suggests using three random words as your password so it’s tougher to crack.

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