The Problem With Passwords [Infographic]


More than half of us say that we can’t remember all our passwords. This obviously makes sense because the services we all use ask us to remember so many of them, in different sizes and formats.

Cloud identity management company Ping Identity says that between the six or more corporate passwords and all the personal passwords that we maintain, the average person has to remember 15 passwords, which is why the majority of us — 61 percent — re-use passwords from site to site.

Here is the data in visual form: