1. Rene Ritchie's Avatar
    I've said it before and I'll say it again (and again), 1Password is the first app I launch when I (re-)install a Mac, and the first iPhone (and iPod touch) app I go to any time I even think about logging in to a secure website or using credit card data. It's one of my all-time favorites, and it's just gone Pro.

    The video above shows off the new iPhone 3.0 support in 1Password Pro 2.1, and the ability to extend secure logins out of the embedded browser and into Mobile Safari is very welcome. Better yet, the fine folks at Agile Web Solutions promise even more features are coming soon.

    Available now via the iTunes App Store at a special introductory price of $5.99, and because Agile is awesome, they've given us ten (10) promo codes to give away to you.

    Want one? Just hit reply below and tell us the lamest, most insecure, and useless password you can imagine. And ten of you will get free copies of the strong, secure, incredibly useful 1Password Pro in return.
    06-17-2009 10:30 PM
  2. goavs77's Avatar
    password! If not that, my personal favorite is

    pa55word. Gets around the "must have a digit" requirement.
    06-17-2009 10:36 PM
  3. xion's Avatar

    This the best password ever, well was best ever, I just gave it away. Hold down the shift key then 1q2w3e4r5t6y7u. The number 1 then q then 2 then w and so on. Get it.

    06-17-2009 10:41 PM
  4. smokkeyy's Avatar
    I have to admit that I have used 12345 and 00000 a whole lot before I became serious about security... Thank god I did not get burned... well.. at least.. I don't think I have???


    06-17-2009 10:45 PM
  5. bmfan#IM's Avatar
    ive actually seen people use just "password"
    06-17-2009 10:45 PM
  6. Alli's Avatar
    I have been given default passwords of both <password> and <administrator> but my favorite lame password was <6characters> - doh!
    06-17-2009 10:46 PM
  7. jefftb's Avatar
    how about "1234"

    edit: oops, already used.

    "admin" I've seen or the person's first name "jeff"

    The worst is when the password is the SAME as the username.

    And of course all these are written down under the keyboard.

    Last edited by jefftb; 06-17-2009 at 10:52 PM.
    06-17-2009 10:47 PM
  8. existentist's Avatar
    password - I've seen it
    06-17-2009 10:48 PM
  9. safesolvent's Avatar
    i think the lamest password ever is "nothing" as in NO PASSWORD! although only really applicable on logins for computers i reckon
    06-17-2009 10:48 PM
  10. ericchernuka's Avatar
    Uh.. the movies Hackers taught me that "god" was the best password. Shows that I'm l33t.
    06-17-2009 10:48 PM
  11. Smithey's Avatar
    1234 that's pretty lame.
    06-17-2009 10:49 PM
  12. DieselBT's Avatar

    '1-2-3-4-5? That's the stupidest combination I've ever heard of in my life! That's the kinda thing an ***** would have on his luggage!'

    '1-2-3-4-5? That's amazing! I've got the same combination on my luggage!'
    06-17-2009 10:49 PM
  13. msm0511's Avatar
    When got my first computer I used to use my first name on all my passwords,so michael.
    06-17-2009 10:49 PM
  14. StubbornGoat's Avatar
    !234asdf *yawn*
    06-17-2009 10:50 PM
  15. jeddeth's Avatar
    At my office we use 123qwe for EVERYTHING. At home I use "password."

    Come to think of it I probably don't need 1password!

    maybe if I had it, I would use it correctly and stop getting my identity stolen?
    06-17-2009 10:51 PM
  16. danmowchan's Avatar
    "google" is a bad one.
    Other than that, if you use your own name or like a pet name that fails.
    06-17-2009 10:53 PM
  17. MikeCTZA's Avatar
    Here our helpdesk staff use <companyname><year> as the default admin password all over. eg tipb2009. Nice (not) !! But does help if you need to get into a machine.
    Oh and of course "password" and "1234" and "admin" are always there.
    06-17-2009 10:55 PM
  18. indeciSEAN's Avatar
    ones own username. i.e. if i put my password as "indecisean" or you put yours as "Rene Ritchie" and so on...
    06-17-2009 10:55 PM
  19. gibhyder's Avatar


    the name of your boyfriend/girlfriend


    whatever they type into the "hint box"
    06-17-2009 10:55 PM
  20. cdudek's Avatar
    Most useless password i've seen is abc123 or the persons initials and then their birthday (ex. tdd10287)
    06-17-2009 10:57 PM
  21. Ajr123#IM's Avatar
    I have seen people use "qwerty", "hackme". I have also seen people use their username or the name of the site I.E. "theiphoneblog". It blows my mind.
    06-17-2009 10:57 PM
  22. subliminal727's Avatar
    I've got an awesome one.

    I used to work at a resteraunt. I won't say the name of it and you'll see why in a minute.

    Well the safe this resteraunt owned was one of those with a keypad that had letters on the numbers like a phone dial pad.

    My friend who was a manager one day was in the office and I was messing with him asking what the password to the safe was, I didn't really have any intention of getting it out of him, it was just annoying.

    "I bet its ______," I said (the ______ is the name of the resteraunt."

    He gave me a kind of horrified look so I thought maybe they are that dumb.

    I bent over and punched the name of the resteraunt into the safe and it opened. I laughed my *** off for a good hour or two after that.

    The funny part is that one night a couple burglars had broken in and tried breaking into the safe. The funny thing was that the camera's never showed them trying to guess the password. They simply busted out a torch and tried to cut through the safe. They were there for 2 hours without getting in (no alarm system at this place) and they never once even considered trying to guess the combination.

    So i guess the password was at least good enough to fool those idiots.
    Last edited by subliminal727; 06-17-2009 at 11:09 PM.
    06-17-2009 11:03 PM
  23. imp3rfecjohn's Avatar
    "password", "qwerty", and "god" all came to mind. Considering they've been used here "asdf" is equally as poor a choice, I'd say.
    06-17-2009 11:05 PM
  24. chukknob's Avatar
    Ultimate password not to use=stevejobsisdead. This is the end of the world.

    06-17-2009 11:06 PM
  25. Neo6486's Avatar
    1-2-3-4-5? That's the stupidest combination I've ever heard of in my life! That's the kinda thing an ***** would have on his luggage!

    Says Dark Helmet

    1, 2, 3, 4, 5? That's amazing! I've got the same combination on my luggage!

    Says President Skroob

    Lest we forget why Mel Brooks is a genius.

    And, in homage to him, I've used this password many times. It's become so lame that no one has ever come CLOSE to cracking it!

    Insecure? Yes.
    Useless? Yes.

    Prize please!
    06-17-2009 11:06 PM
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