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

Hosted by: Tony Francisco and guest co-host Jason Slagle

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On this episode of MSP Dispatch featuring special guest co-host Jason Slagle of CNWR, INC we cover, Microsoft set to retire grunge-era VBScript, CISA shares vulnerabilities and misconfigs used by Ransomware gangs, and Google will shield AI users from copyright challenges.

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Notable Mentions:

Resource of the week:

Community Events:

  • 10/18 In-Person Event | Next Gen MSP Local Events: Portland, OR
  • 10/18 – 10/19 In-Person Event | ASCII MSP Success Summit: Reston, VA
  • 10/19 – 10/20 In-Person Event | SMB Tech Fest Q4: Anaheim, CA
  • 10/19 @ 1:00 pm ET | Guide to Cybersecurity Insurance for MSPs Hosted by Phin

MSP Media Network Events:

  • 10/18 @ 10:00 am ET | AI Roundup Ep. 32
  • 10/20 @ 11:00 am ET | MSP Community Live Ep. 16

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0:00 Teaser

0:58 Intro Banter

4:02 Microsoft Set to Retire Grunge-Era VBScript, to Cybercrime’s Chagrin

9:02 CISA Shares Vulnerabilities, Misconfigs Used by Ransomware Gangs

16:16 Google Will Shield AI Users From Copyright Challenges, Within Limits

Notable Mentions

21:08 You Can Now Generate AI Images Directly in the Google Search Bar

22:03 Microsoft Announced AI Bug Bounty Program That Rewards up to $15,000

22:58 Microsoft Plans To Kill Off NTLM Authentication in Windows 11

23:59 Atlassian to Acquire Loom for $975M

25:00 Resource of the Week

25:52 Community Events

27:12 Sign-off

29:30 Outtakes