MSP Dispatch (Audio)
MSP Dispatch (Audio)
MSP Dispatch 9/1/23: ChatGPT Enterprise Release, FBI Nukes Qakbot Malware, Why ‘Fail Safe’ is Key

MSP Dispatch is your source for news, community events, and commentary in the MSP channel.  

Hosted by: Tony Francisco and special guest co-host Tom Lawrence of Lawrence Systems

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On this episode of MSP Dispatch featuring special co-host Tom Lawrence, we cover OpenAI launching the long-awaited ChatGPT for enterprise, How the FBI nuked Qakbot Malware from infected Windows PCs, and discuss why ‘Fail Safe’ is key.

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0:00 Teaser

0:52 Intro Banter

5:19 OpenAI Launches Long-Awaited ChatGPT for Enterprise

10:14 How the FBI Nuked Qakbot Malware From Infected Windows PCs

16:57 Authentication Outage Underscores Why ‘Fail Safe’ Is Key

Notable Mentions:

23:36 Microsoft Will Enable Exchange Extended Protection by Default This Fall

24:08 Financial Firms Breached in MOVEit Cyberattacks Now Face Lawsuits

25:06 MalDoc in PDFs: Hiding Malicious Word Docs in PDF files

26:03 Microsoft Is Discontinuing Visual Studio for Mac After Major Overhaul

26:49 AI Roundup

28:05 Community Events

29:57 Sign-off

31:32 Outtakes