There is nothing worse than forgetting your password to anything, that's probably why we try to make them as easy as possible. When work has you changing your password every three months it's hard to come up with strong passwords that you can remember so you end up going dumb and easy.  However, some of these are just a little too dumb and a little too easy. SplashData has compiled the worst passwords of the past year.

Top 8 Worst Passwords for 2017

  1. 123456
  2. Password
  3. 12345678
  4. qwerty
  5. 12345
  6. 123456789
  7. letmein
  8. 1234567

Obviously, there is a pattern amongst the top list of bad passwords. Numbers, numbers, numbers...and in order. To make sure your passwords are strong you should use at least 12 characters that have a  combination of upper and lowercase letters and characters. Good luck remembering it though.

See the full list of the Top 100 Wort Passwords of 2017 HERE.