FBI Investigates Online Ticket Sales

By: KKCO and AP Email
By: KKCO and AP Email

There's a new development in the Rockies ticket debachle from last week. The F.B.I has now opened an investigation to see if computer hackers may have been to blame for problems with online sales.

In the first 90 minutes of online ticket sales last week, more than 8 million fans logged on for a chance to score world series tickets in Denver, crashing the server.

The team claims a malicious attack brought down the ticket buying system. The F.B.I is looking into the possible internet compromise, which may have happened in Irvine, California. Major League Baseball claims the system was simply overloaded and no foul play was involved.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
KKCO NBC 11 News
2531 Blichmann Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Station Phone: 970.243.1111
Business Fax: 970.243.1770
Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793
News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 10866631 - nbc11news.com/a?a=10866631
Gray Television, Inc.