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ProxyFraud API

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The service provides a programmable XML interface for detecting web visitors routine requests through any type of proxy server, which often indicates attempts to circumvent blocks on traffic from particular locations or addresses. This fraud detection function alerts e-commerce applications to traffic with origins masked, helping to avoid costly chargebacks and other bad results of online frauds.

API methods support submission of a requesting IP address discovered in the header of an HTTP request. The service then checks on the authenticity of that address and returns status information indicating whether or not it involves redirection through a proxy, based on a database updated hourly of proxy IPs.

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ProxyFraud: Highlights

Summary
Proxy detection service
Category
Security
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML, JSON
API home
http://proxyfraud.com/ 

ProxyFraud: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://proxyfraud.com/api/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
None  
Developer Key Required
No  
Account Required
No  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
zinitsolutions.com/  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
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Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
 
SSL Support
No 
Read-only Without Login
No 

Support

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API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
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