MetroLux, Metropolitan Theatres


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

Metropolitan Theatres is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

Records Breached: 

1,180

Breach Total Number: 
1 180
Source: 
Databreaches.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

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.