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The top 3 online passwords in 2015 weren't very original...

07 April, 10:10 AM

A recent survey has revealed that only 56% of respondents are confident of their online password strength.

Candice Sutherland from SHA Specialist Underwriters explains why people are relatively misinformed about the potential dangers that weak online passwords pose, and some of the trends (read bad habits) that surface when it comes to choosing a password. Watch.

The survey, conducted by Nudge, used respondent data from South Africa, Kenya, Ghana and Tanzania. In this second part of the interview, we find out what the most popular passwords (based on a survey conducted by online security firm Splashdata) were in 2015, and get some tips on how to choose safer passwords.   

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