MetroLux, Metropolitan Theatres

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 2, 2011
Loveland , CO
United States
Colorado US

Metropolitan Theatres is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
1 180
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The parent company of MetroLux, Metropolitan Theatres, reported an external breach of the local theater's computer system.  Someone attacked the data transmission system and stole customer financial information via computer.  The issue was first noticed on October 21.  The breach was analyzed and new servers were installed. Though the system was confirmed to have been compromised, not all of the 1,180 people who reported fraud had used their credit or debit cards there.