Posted: Sep 20, 2012 6:34 PM
Do you have a special PIN code for your ATM or Debit card? A tech consultancy company, DataGenetics, recently analyzed numeric passwords. They found that most PINs are predictable. They released the top twenty used PIN codes and the least used PIN codes.
The most popular code: 1234. Almost 11% of users picked this as their secret code. The group is basically telling us that there are very few random passwords and PINs. Try to pick something no one would guess and not based on keystrokes.
Is your PIN on one of these lists? How do you keep your passwords and PINs safe from being hacked?
Here are the most commonly used PIN codes:
Here are the least used PIN codes: