Mercedes Cardona

Mercedes Cardona

Contributing Writer


Mercedes Cardona is a New York-based editorial consultant and founder of Commerce and Reads. She is a veteran journalist who has worked for media organizations including The Economist Group, The Associated Press and Crain Communications. Her writing has appeared in publications worldwide including USA Today, The Huffington Post, and many others.

Posts by Mercedes Cardona

Archive and Data Protection

Q&A: Protecting Data Privacy and Security as the Number of Digital Identities Surge

Digital identity technologies including blockchain and biometrics are pieces of a bigger puzzle that empowers users to be in more control of their data. Key Points: Security and privacy practices can be more efficient when people have increased cont…

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Email Security, Web Security

How to Protect Your Database Against Password Leaks

Cybercriminals want the companies they target to leak passwords. These strategies and tactics help prevent password database leaks.  Key Points: Passwords are still a key factor in 80% of cyberattacks and a growing concern for security professi…

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Security Awareness Training

Q&A: Best Practices for Building a Culture of Cybersecurity

With cybercriminals increasingly well organized, companies must infuse cybersecurity awareness into their corporate culture. Key Points: Cybersecurity preparedness and widespread cybersecurity awareness throughout an enterprise go hand in hand. Inte…

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