Despite lightning-paced growth in the digital economy, companies -- and individuals -- are failing to recognize the seriousness of cyberthreats, says Erik Brynjolfsson, director at the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy. "Whenever I talk to the real cyber experts, they tell me the lights are blinking red, that we're so vulnerable, and we need to do a lot more to make our information system secure," he says.
Cybersecurity needs to be bigger priority, MIT professor says
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