Those concerned with security may be surprised at how willing employees are to share passwords with strangers. A recent survey by the organizers of the Infosecurity Europe conference found that 90% of office workers would reveal their passwords to a questioner at Waterloo Station in London. Last year, 65% of those surveyed gave up their passwords. The most popular passwords were people's names (16%), followed by football (or soccer) team names (11%) and birthdays (8%). The most common single password (12%) was "password"!
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