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'HeadCrab' Hijacks Servers, Linux's Blue Screen, Twilio Announces Layoffs | MSP Dispatch 12/12/2024

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On this episode of MSP Dispatch we cover a ‘HeadCrab’ malware variant used to hijack servers, Linux getting its own blue screen of death and Twilio announcing new layoffs.

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0:00 Teaser

1:07 Intro Banter

3:10 HeadCrab’ Malware Variants Commandeer Thousands of Servers

9:26 Linux Is Getting Its Own Blue Screen of Death

15:10 Twilio Announces Layoffs, Reiterates Channel Commitment

Notable Mentions:

21:14 Google Shares “Fix” for Deleted Google Drive Files

22:24 Apple Cuts Off Beeper Mini’s Access After Launch of Service That Brought iMessage to Android

23:22 Google Is Ending the Year With a Big Update for Pixel Devices

24:05 Atlassian Patches Critical RCE Flaws Across Multiple Products 

25:01 Resource of the Week

25:40 Feedback

26:57 Community Events