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Nuclear lab computers go missing 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Feb 13, 2009 | Comment Now 
Sixty-nine computers are missing or were stolen from the Los Alamos National Laboratory, a nuclear weaponry research institution in New Mexico, according to an internal memo ...
Los Angeles engineers plead guilty to hacking traffic 
By Iain Thomson | Nov 12, 2008 | Comment Now 
Two Los Angeles traffic engineers have pled guilty to charges that they hacked into the city’s traffic control computer as part of a union dispute over wages.
Los Angeles botmaster pleads guilty 
By Dan Kaplan | Apr 18, 2008 | Comment Now 
A Los Angeles man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to charges he oversaw a collection of hundreds of thousands of zombie computers that he used to steal personal data and perpetrate ...
Los Alamos breach to cost University of California US$2.8 million 
By Jim Carr | Dec 20, 2007 | Comment Now 
The University of California system has agreed to pay the US Department of Energy (DOE) a US$2.8 million fine as a result of a security breach at Los Alamos National Laboratory ...
Los Angeles botmaster faces 60 years in prison, US$1.75 million fine 
By Frank Washkush Jr | Nov 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
A California man is facing a maximum of 60 years in prison and a US$1.75 million fine after agreeing to plead guilty to using botnets to steal PC users' personal and financial ...
Los Alamos beefs up security in wake of data breach 
By Jim Carr | May 23, 2007 | Comment Now 
The theft of classified information by a contractor's former employee has forced the Los Alamos National Laboratory to implement a variety of tactical and strategic security ...
Los Angeles city employees charged with hacking traffic lights 
By Ericka Chickowski | Jan 9, 2007 | Comment Now 
Two Los Angeles municipal traffic engineers were arraigned and charged with hacking city systems to disable traffic lights, all in connection with a labour dispute.
Los Alamos securing communications 
By William Eazel | Feb 21, 2006 | Comment Now 
A team of Los Alamos scientists, in collaboration with researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder, Colo., and Albion College, in Albion, ...
Los Angeles County pilots Litronic secure messaging software  
By Marcia Savage | Aug 25, 2004 | Comment Now 
Los Angeles County's Department of Mental Health has begun a pilot program using Litronic's NetSign Privacy Agent secure messaging software suite.
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