The Web sites of the Energy Department's Pacific Northwest National Lab and Jefferson National Lab were down today in the aftermath of "sophisticated" attacks, a spokesman at one of the labs told CNET.
The Richland, Wash.-based Pacific Northwest National Lab shut down its public Web site, Internet access, and e-mail service after the attack last Friday, spokesman Greg Koller said, adding that the Jefferson National Lab in Newport News, Va., was hit with a similar attack.
"No classified information has been compromised. About 20 percent we do here is classified," Koller said. "We … Read more