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UK bans ‘12345’ passwords as part of smart device security review

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Think back to the last time you set up a new smart device. It probably came with a default password that manufacturers intend you to use once before setting your own login details. But have you decided to take this step? Many consumers don’t do this, which is why the UK government is cracking down on these passwords as part of larger improvements to smart security. What are they?