The CVC is available on the following credit and debit cards: Visa (Card Verification Value CVV2), MasterCard (Card Validation Code CVC2), Maestro, Diners Club, Discover (Card Identification Number CID), and American Express (Card Identification Number CID).
When the acquirer enables you to perform a CVC check, a result code (returned along with the response to the authorization request) informs you on the CVC check status.You then evaluate the CVC result code that you received with the transaction authorization and take appropriate action based on all transaction characteristics.
Warning: Only a few acquirers return specific CVC check results. For most acquirers, the CVC is assumed to be correct if the transaction is successfully authorized.
The table below lists the available result codes as returned in the API response messages.
The CVC check was not possible.
The CVC matches.
The CVC does not match.
The CVC request was not processed.
The CVC should be on the card, but the cardholder has reported that it is not.
The card issuer does not support CVC.