The zero-days of Microsoft, Google and Apple posed a huge threat to security in 2022

When hackers look for zero-day flaws to exploit and gain a foothold on the target endpoint (opens in new tab)they usually look at Microsoft, Google or Apple products, according to a new report from cybersecurity researchers Mandiant, which exploited claims of the top zero-day vulnerabilities last year, most focused on the big three.

Zero-days are flaws that have not yet been discovered by security researchers, hence IT teams have had zero days to patch their systems. As such, they are any hacker’s most precious asset, as misusing them does not cause alarm.