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Registered: ‎12-20-2013

AVS 'Brute Force' Detection

Hello Authorize.Net,

 

My client wants me to keep track of how many times a user tries to submit an order that fails AVS, and stop letting the user attempt to submit the order after a few failures.

 

I'm wondering if Authorize.Net does anything similar to this?  Does Authorize.Net protect against users trying to guess billing zip codes, etc?

 

Is this an issue I should even be concerned about?

 

Thanks,

Ben

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Registered: ‎03-08-2010

Re: AVS 'Brute Force' Detection

The only thing they have is the x_duplicate_window, but that use the zip code as one of the check, so no, you have to do your own checking.