MSP 1337

MSP 1337

Educational sound bytes to help MSPs and their clients navigate Cyber Security. Cybersecurity maturity is a journey, don't go it alone. Interviews and guidance from fellow MSPs and other Industry experts. Our goal is Secure Outcomes and together we can make a difference. Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/msp1337/support
Using Defined Standards to Manage Risk...
MSP 1337July 23, 2024x
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00:36:5734.21 MB

Using Defined Standards to Manage Risk...

Using a framework to find gaps in your organization is a great way to improve your security posture. Have you thought about using the same framework with your clients? I think you find this discussion with Jim Harryman of Kinetic Technology Group a real eye-opener to the opportunities you have to r...

Fireside Chat Control 16
MSP 1337July 16, 2024x
36
00:43:0339.85 MB

Fireside Chat Control 16

We are finally talking about Application Software Security with Matt Lee of Pax8. We went deep on a few safeguards and found some tangents. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/msp1337/support

Cybersecurity Training Works
MSP 1337July 09, 2024x
35
00:30:5528.61 MB

Cybersecurity Training Works

Ever wonder what the world outside of IT does with cybersecurity awareness training? If they don’t engage with an MSP, how many do it at all? I sit down with Jennie Johnson of TCE Company to get her perspective on transitioning from the world of education (K12) to working in the IT Managed Services ...

Email Automation Overload
MSP 1337July 02, 2024x
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00:32:0229.66 MB

Email Automation Overload

We have all configured Email automation at some point and we often use systems and tools that automate email notifications with actions or instructions. With that being said, how often do we check in on the recipient as to whether or not the action and instructions are being followed. Listen to Cha...

Achieving the CompTIA Cybersecurity Trustmark
MSP 1337June 25, 2024x
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00:26:2124.39 MB

Achieving the CompTIA Cybersecurity Trustmark

Talking through the CompTIA Cybersecurity Audit outcome with Jim Harryman of Kinetic Technology Group. Obtaining the Trustmark is no small feat and requires dedication and effort by the entire organization. In this episode, we will talk about where they find themselves as they navigate the next twe...

Fireside Chat Control 15
MSP 1337June 18, 2024x
32
00:30:1027.93 MB

Fireside Chat Control 15

We find ourselves getting closer to the end of CIS Top 18. In this episode, Matt Lee of Pax8 and I discuss Service Provider Management. Matt does an excellent job of laying out a success path for any MSP to implement. You should note that this is a non-technical control. --- Support this podcast: h...

ITN Secure Session Recap
MSP 1337June 11, 2024x
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00:29:1327.04 MB

ITN Secure Session Recap

If you didn't get a chance to attend the sessions on MSP+ Playbooks or tabletop exercises, then join Matt Topper and me as we recap some of our interactions with attendees and feedback from both our sessions. In this episode there are no fire alarms. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters...

When do MSP Clients Call?
MSP 1337June 05, 2024x
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00:29:4527.54 MB

When do MSP Clients Call?

Ever feel like a punching bag when the phone rings and you have an upset client? Do you communicate with your clients outside of IT support? I sit down with Morgan Barse of Wing Woman to talk about Marketing and how the majority of marketing needs to start after you onboard your client. I learned a ...

New Take on Cybersecurity
MSP 1337May 28, 2024x
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00:37:1634.49 MB

New Take on Cybersecurity

From Layoffs to job transitions in the channel. Desraie Thomas and I chat about cybersecurity and how it impacts us all. It doesn't just happen at work; yet, as employees, we have been given the tools and resources we don't often see at home. The kids and elderly are usually victims who nev...

Fireside Chat: Control 14
MSP 1337May 21, 2024x
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00:53:3273.53 MB

Fireside Chat: Control 14

Security Awareness and Skills Training is CIS Top 18 Control 14 is where Matt Lee of Pax8 and I sit down in our home offices to discuss the ins and outs of all nine safeguards. The importance of them and how they help your organization mature your workforce. --- Support this podcast: https://podcas...

MSP Perspective on Recruiters
MSP 1337May 14, 2024x
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00:35:3532.93 MB

MSP Perspective on Recruiters

Cybersecurity should be front and center in every organization, and who you hire impacts how well you can implement it. In this episode, we discuss having the right staff and aligning with company expectations and goals. While not necessarily a cybersecurity focus, we highlight how cybersecurity pl...

Cybersecurity Perspective on Social Media
MSP 1337May 07, 2024x
26
00:27:4338.08 MB

Cybersecurity Perspective on Social Media

Social media lives Social media is somehow a part of our everyday lives, and we see different platforms that cater to varying types of communication and content. With that said, when we misuse the platforms or share too much, we potentially risk all that we care to protect. Join me as I discuss the...

MSPs Need Recruiters Too
MSP 1337April 30, 2024x
25
00:36:5550.71 MB

MSPs Need Recruiters Too

Cybersecurity is not the primary focus for hiring new employees but is vital to ensuring you hire the right candidate. I sit down with Ted White with Vertical Talent Solutions to discuss a strategy that lines up suitable candidates with MSPs so that the effort spent to get the right candidate isn&#...

Where MSP and an MSSP Intersect
MSP 1337April 23, 2024x
24
00:31:1542.94 MB

Where MSP and an MSSP Intersect

Ever wonder if you should be offering cybersecurity services? Are you taking on liability that isn't worth it? I sit down with Scott McCrady CEO of SolCyber to discuss the opportunities and benefits of partnering with an MSSP. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/ms...

Fireside Chat Control 13 Network Monitoring & Defense
MSP 1337April 16, 2024x
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00:36:3750.3 MB

Fireside Chat Control 13 Network Monitoring & Defense

It is the Third Tuesday of the month, and we bring you to Control 13. This is an exciting Control (they all are) because it is often confused with being legacy, it is also potentially cost-prohibitive, and we believe it will likely only be doable when partnering with third-party resources. Matt Lee...

Collecting Evidence
MSP 1337April 09, 2024x
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00:27:2337.64 MB

Collecting Evidence

MSP spend a lot of time and energy trying to align with standards from one of the many frameworks that are out there to improve their cybersecurity posture. Whether you do it to meet regulatory requirements, or are just looking to improve your business operations, how do you know when you are faili...

Getting Started With Tabletop Exercises
MSP 1337April 03, 2024x
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00:37:2351.37 MB

Getting Started With Tabletop Exercises

Tabletop exercises or simulations can be daunting and scary. Join me as I sit down with Sarah O'Kelley from Choice Cyber Solutions as we discuss some tips and tricks to success with your first Tabletop. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/msp1337/support

Security Awareness and Skills Training
MSP 1337March 26, 2024x
20
00:32:0544.08 MB

Security Awareness and Skills Training

If you are familiar with CIS v8 Top 18 then you might be comfortable talking about Security Awareness and Skills Training. I sit down with Jim Harryman of Kinetic Technology Group to talk about the Why and the Proof that ever solution provider should be considering in their own traning. --- Support...

Fireside Chat CIS Control 12
MSP 1337March 19, 2024x
19
00:40:3755.8 MB

Fireside Chat CIS Control 12

We are on Control 12 in our Fireside chat with Matt Lee and are digging into a control with only one IG1 safeguard and only one IG3 safeguard. Network Infrastructure comes with some rabbit holes and tangents, but I think you will find that this control is essential to most MSPs. --- Support this po...

Parting ways with a client or prospect
MSP 1337March 12, 2024x
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00:29:3940.73 MB

Parting ways with a client or prospect

As an MSP, many decisions go into taking on a new client or getting rid of an existing one. I sit down with Charles Love of Showtech Solutions to discuss when the decisions are tied to cybersecurity and where one should consider drawing a line in the sand. --- Support this podcast: https://podcaste...