Most exploited cyber vulnerabilities of 2022 revealed

Fortinet, Exchange Server and Atlassian flaws are in the top 12 compiled by Five Eyes intelligence agencies

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Most exploited cyber vulnerabilities of 2022 revealed by Five Eyes authorities
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Most exploited cyber vulnerabilities of 2022 revealed by Five Eyes authorities

The vulnerabilities frequently targeted by nation states, ransomware actors, and cybercriminal groups in 2022 encompassed older bugs and high-profile flaws that affected major products, according to a new joint cybersecurity advisory from Five Eyes agencies.

Five Eyes cybersecurity authorities, in partnership with US agencies CISA, NSA and the FBI, have released a comprehensive list of the 12 most exploited vulnerabilities throughout 2022. The list ...

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