[New research] Which Olympic sports show up most in compromised passwords?

Inspired by the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, we’ve looked at breached passwords that contain sports from the global sporting event as a root term. Which sport took breached password gold?

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[New research] Golf takes gold: Appears in over 40K breached Olympic sport passwords

Jul. 16, 2024

Today, the Specops research team is publishing new data on end users choosing their sporting hobbies as passwords. Inspired by the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, we’ve looked at breached passwords that contain sports from the global sporting event as a root term. This follows on from Specops’ parent company Outpost24’s attack surface analysis of the…

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