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Most Popular Password Revealed By Study

03/05/2012 03:28 pm ET

Really guys?

A new study from the security firm Trustwave revealed the most common password is "Password1," partly because it meets all the usual password requirements: an uppercase letter, a number and 9 characters.

People are tempted to go with a simple password that's easy to remember, but it can leave the user vulnerable to hacking.

Watch the video above for what to avoid when choosing a password.

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