MSP Dispatch (Audio)
MSP Dispatch (Audio)
DOJ Names First-Ever Chief of AI, LockBit Ransomware Bust, 1Password's Kolide Acquisition | 2/23

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On this episode of MSP Dispatch we cover the US Department of Justice naming the first ever AI officer, the LockBit ransomware group taken down in a multinational operation and 1Password expanding its endpoint security offerings with Kolide acquisition.

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Community Events:

  • 2/27 @ 2:00 pm ET | Cyber-Wise Employees: How to Stay Safe Online
  • 2/28 – 2/29 In Person Event | ASCII Edge: Costa Mesa, CA
  • 2/28 – 2/29 In Person Event | ChannelPro SMB Summit: Chicago, IL

MSP Media Network:

  • 2/22 @ 6:30 pm ET | The Tech Bar Valentines Special with Cynthia Schreiner of CyberQP
  • 2/23 @ 11:00 am ET | MSP Community Live Episode 26
  • 2/23 @ 12:00 pm ET | Bits and Books Episode 6: Dare to Lead by Brene Brown

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0:00 Teaser

0:51 Intro Banter

2:11 US Justice Department Names First AI Officer

8:18 LockBit Ransomware Group Taken Down in Multinational Operation

14:32 1Password Expands Its Endpoint Security Offerings With Kolide Acquisition

20:29 ScreenConnect Critical Bug Now Under Attack As Exploit Code Emerges

21:16 Microsoft’s Upcoming Custom Chip Will Be Made by Intel

22:02 ChatGPT Goes ‘Off the Rails’ With Gibberish Answers

22:51 Meet the New Google Sign-In Page

23:38 AI Roundup

25:21 Community Events

26:49 Sign-off

29:20 Outtakes