Pacific Northwest National Lab http://kplu.org en Ants might become the new model for cybersecurity http://kplu.org/post/ants-might-become-new-model-cybersecurity <p>RICHLAND, Wash. &ndash; Ants have an incredible ability to track down food and swarm together against enemies. Now, scientists at the Pacific Northwest National Lab are hoping to use the same model to fight off cyberattacks.</p><p>The new tools are called digital ants.</p><p> Wed, 03 Aug 2011 01:00:00 +0000 Anna King 2240 at http://kplu.org Ants might become the new model for cybersecurity NW National Lab still recovering from major cyber attack http://kplu.org/post/nw-national-lab-still-recovering-major-cyber-attack <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-976435.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-976435.mp3</a></p><p>The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Washington state gets about 4 million cyber attacks a day. But workers there are just now getting back online after a sophisticated attack shut down most Internet services last Friday.</p><p> Thu, 07 Jul 2011 00:16:36 +0000 Anna King 2027 at http://kplu.org NW National Lab still recovering from major cyber attack