Get Mastercard Identity Check for stronger authentication

Offering a secure and consistent payment experience is critical to giving cardholders an optimal user experience when shopping on any connected device. Mastercard Identity Check leverages the latest authentication standards of EMV® 3-D Secure (replacing 3DS 1.0) to help you do just that.

 

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Helps eliminate unnecessary friction during authentication

 

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Supports all card-not-present channels for secure payments on any device

 

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Enables the exchange of richer data between you and merchants

 

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Covers recurring payments, digital wallets, tokenization, and more

 

Ready to help you get started

Mastercard Identity Check, backed by EMV 3-D Secure, optimizes the digital payment experience through:

 

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A global network

With best-in-class fraud detection, our network facilitates a rich data exchange and authenticates billions of secure transactions every year.

 

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Ongoing innovation

We continually evolve in areas such as biometrics, risk-based authentication, artificial intelligence, and behavioral analytics.

 

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Plug-and-play biometrics

A biometric solution helps secure digital payments via strong two-factor authentication.

 

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A simple path

Implementation process built on proven success reduces resource needs and time to market.

 

Mastercard’s EMV 3-D Secure timeline

Mastercard’s roadmap defines roll-out efforts and key compliance dates.

2018 Q2: Mastercard support of early adopters | 2018 Q4: Global Onboarding and EMV 3-D Secure launch, Stand-In Risk Based Authentication service (auto-enroll), Early Adopter Program concludes | 2019 Q1: Digital Transaction Insights launches | 2019 Q4: Identity Check Program Compliance | 2020 Q4: 3DS 1.0 no longer supported on Mastercard Network
2018 Q2: Mastercard support of early adopters | 2018 Q4: Global Onboarding and EMV 3-D Secure launch, Stand-In Risk Based Authentication service (auto-enroll), Early Adopter Program concludes | 2019 Q1: Digital Transaction Insights launches | 2019 Q4: Identity Check Program Compliance | 2020 Q4: 3DS 1.0 no longer supported on Mastercard Network

 

Mastercard Identity Check

With Mastercard Identity Check, you can:

  • Help reduce fraud by eliminating the risk from static passwords
  • Help eliminate unnecessary friction
  • Drive approval rates and transaction growth
  • Lower customer service costs due to fewer calls and password resets
  • Enhance loyalty and engagement with your customers
  • Provide consumers added peace of mind

Begin implementing stronger security standards today, with Mastercard Identity Check