About[ edit ] If your password is on this list of 10, most common passwords, you need a new password. A hacker can use or generate files like this, which may readily be compiled from breaches of sites such as Ashley Madison. Usually passwords are not tried one-by-one against a system's secure server online; instead a hacker might manage to gain access to a shadowed password file protected by a one-way encryption algorithm, then test Sexy wife seeking sex Spencer entry in a file like this to see whether its encrypted form matches what the server has on record.
The passwords may then be tried against any online that can Women seeking hot sex Barium Springs North Carolina linked to the first, to test for passwords reused on other sites. It represents the top 10, passwords from a list of 10 million compiled by Mark Burnett; for other specific attribution see the readme file.
The passwords were listed in a numerical order, but the blocks of entries and positions of some simpler entries e.
To use this list you can do a search within your browser control-F or command-F to see whether your password comes up, without transmitting your information over the Internet.
It may also be useful to browse the file to see how secure-looking a completely insecure password can appear.
Beautiful ladies ready hot sex Durham North Carolina are not duplicated here for space and because Wikipedia:Password strength requirements currently uses the 10, but checking them would not be a terrible idea. The most common passwords are listed in a separate section; these may not be used as passwords.
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