Most stolen computer passwords released

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The list of 2015’s most stolen computer passwords is out.

Splash Data, a security applications company, reviewed a list of millions of stolen passwords made public over the year.

The most popular one will remind you of a scene from Spaceballs.

“123456” is once again in the top spot. “Password” remained the number two password that was stolen.

Sports passwords returned for another season in 2015. The word “football” was number seven and “baseball,” number 10.

Anticipation for the new Star Wars movie led to “Star Wars” at 25, “Solo” at 23 and “Princess” at 21. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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