This Fraud Scoring for Merchants PHP SDK returns the transaction detail along with scores that represent the likelihood of fraud. The API is a predictive, behavior-based fraud score tool for e-commerce Merchants and provides a way for merchants and fraud solution providers, the ability to calculate a risk score outside payment authorization, following the initiation of an authorization request. Requests can be processed at the start of the authorization process, or at a later time. MasterCard is a financial technical company that provides electronic payments globally for Individuals, Business, Travel and Leisure, Airlines, Telecommunications, Retail, Gaming, Entertainment and more.
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We bring you a review of the news we could cover with today's look at what is going on in the API economy. Included in this roundup is a story about MasterCard releasing several new APIs on their payments platform and Amazon's update of CloudTrail and what it means for users of the CloudWatch API.