Personal email account, Facebook account, Twitter account, MySpace account, LinkedIn account and many of such websites are available on the internet. Accessing these websites will require registering with them first. Registration requires a userid and a password.
The most difficult part about signing up for any social networking site or a website is the selection of password. Most individuals try to go with a password that is easy to remember. What the users don't realize is that, simple passwords will make the work of a hacker more easier to get into their accounts.
Hackers come up with smart ways to crack into accounts and misuse them. They can write programs that can guess passwords. Some passwords used are more common than you think.
Dictionary words should never be used as passwords. Using the same password for multiple sites, will make it even more easier to hack all your sites at once. This infographic provides some tips for creating secure passwords.