Over half of people that use passwords on the Internet use the same password for all the different sites they visit, Pocket-lint has found.

The poll, captured from our quick poll question on our website, asked "Do you use the same password for everything?"

Amazingly 55% of people asked said yes. 

Over the course of a month, 6,647 people answered the simple yes/no question, with only 45% saying they have different passwords for different sites.

If you were one of the 55% that said yes then make sure you read our Tips for creating a strong password and How to keep your passwords super secure to make sure you and your data are protected online.