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Media Alert: Know the Stakes for Protecting Personal Information

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Iron Mountain to host free webcast on complying with information privacy regulations</i> </p>

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Media Alert: Know the Stakes for Protecting Personal Information10:58 EST Wednesday, March 09, 2011 BOSTON (Business Wire) -- Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the information management company, will host on March 15 a free webcast to help organizations understand and comply with the various regulations that govern information privacy. The stakes for protecting customers' personal information have never been higher as data breaches destroy consumer trust and incidents of non-compliance result in steep fines. But understanding and complying with these myriad of federal, state and industry-mandated regulations can challenge even the most sophisticated and conscientious organizations. In this webcast, “The World of Privacy Compliance: Make Sure You're Not Left Behind,” Charles H. Kennedy, partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP will provide an overview of the regulatory landscape for information privacy and specifically discuss HIPAA, FACTA, PCI and select state laws. Attendees will have access to a Kennedy-authored whitepaper titled “Red Flag Regulations: A New Front Opens in the War on Identity Theft.” WHAT:     Attendees will gain a better understanding of: -- State laws for data encryption and breach notification, as well as “must shred” rules; -- Industry-specific regulations like HIPAA/HITECH; -- Existing federal legislation, such as the Red Flag Rules for identity theft as well as international requirements.   WHEN: Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 1 p.m. ET   TO REGISTER:   PRESSCONTACT: Christian T. Potts, public relations manager, Iron Mountain 617-535-8721   About Iron Mountain Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) provides information management services that help organizations lower the costs, risks and inefficiencies of managing their physical and digital data. The company's solutions enable customers to protect and better use their information – regardless of its format, location or lifecycle stage – so they can optimize their business and ensure proper recovery, compliance and discovery. Founded in 1951, Iron Mountain manages billions of information assets, including business records, electronic files, medical data, emails and more for organizations around the world. Visit or follow the company on Twitter @IronMountain for more information. Iron MountainChristian T. Potts, 617-535-8721Christian.Potts@ironmountain.comorWeber ShandwickKristen Georgian,