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Security Networks Acquisition (Details)

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Security Networks Acquisition (Details) (USD $)
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Sep. 30, 2013
Sep. 30, 2012
Sep. 30, 2013
Sep. 30, 2012
Dec. 31, 2012
Nov. 07, 2012
Subscriber accounts
Sep. 30, 2013
New Senior Notes
Sep. 30, 2013
Ascent Capital Group, Inc.
Promissory note
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Sep. 30, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Sep. 30, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Sep. 30, 2012
Security Networks Acquisition
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Subscriber accounts
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Dealer network and other intangible assets
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
New Senior Notes
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Incremental term loan
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Promissory note
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Ascent Capital Group, Inc.
Series A common stock
Security networks acquisition                                    
Purchase price, cash                 $ 482,891,000                  
Purchase price, shares                                   253,333
Common stock, par value (in dollars per share) $ 0.01   $ 0.01   $ 0.01                         $ 0.01
Fair value of shares issued                                   18,723,000
Proceeds from issuance of debt     591,375,000 998,100,000                     175,000,000 225,000,000 100,000,000  
Interest rate (as a percent)             9.125% 9.868%             9.125%      
Purchase price allocation                                    
Cash                 3,096,000                  
Trade receivables                 1,305,000                  
Other current assets                 1,759,000                  
Property and equipment                 1,404,000                  
Intangible assets                         307,700,000 48,500,000        
Goodwill 522,260,000   522,260,000   349,227,000       173,033,000                  
Purchase holdbacks, current and non-current                 (9,615,000)                  
Other current and non-current liabilities                 (25,568,000)                  
Fair value of consideration           131,000,000     501,614,000                  
Goodwill deductible for tax purposes                 132,000,000                  
Intangible assets amortization period                         14 years 5 years        
Amortization rate (as a percent)                         235.00%          
Net revenue                   11,494,000 11,494,000              
Operating income                   1,591,000 1,591,000              
Negative impact on net revenue of acquiree due to fair value adjustment that reduced deferred revenue                   2,500,000 2,500,000              
Legal and professional services expense related to acquisition 1,032,000   2,470,000               2,470,000              
Unaudited pro forma information                                    
Reported net revenue 115,844,000 84,667,000 318,275,000 249,863,000                            
Net loss (9,310,000) (5,095,000) (7,369,000) (12,620,000)                            
Pro forma net revenue 131,951,000 105,587,000 382,789,000 303,483,000                            
Pro forma net loss (6,270,000) (16,161,000) (20,717,000) (54,164,000)                            
Fair value adjustment that reduced deferred revenue reflected by pro forma revenue                       $ 2,700,000