Tag: password hacking

Top 25 Most Common Passwords List for 2012

Top 25 Most Common Passwords List for 2012

| October 27, 2012 | 6 Replies

Chris Dougherty VirtualThreat Contributing Writer   Have you ever wondered why so many people are easy targets for hackers? ┬áThe top reason is due to the use of weak, common passwords. According to SplashData, a California password management company, the word ‘password’ is the #1 most common password on the “Worst Passwords of 2012” list. […]

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Cryptic’s Account Database Hacked – Warnings Issued

Cryptic’s Account Database Hacked – Warnings Issued

| April 28, 2012 | Reply

William Usher CinemaBlend   Over the past few days you may have seen news skimming over something to do with user accounts, hacks and Cryptic Studios. Well, much like with Sony, SOE and Steam before them, Cryptic has suffered unauthorized access into their user account database, and has issued warnings for gamers to change their […]

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