to higher card processing cost to the merchants. For example, this code is often sought by merchants for ccv
card not present transactions occurring by mail 6 Since the CSC is not contained on the magnetic stripe of the card. If a database of transactions is compromised. This may require the inclusion of a gateway assigned card
identifier that is returned to Recurly with the initial. Citation needed Contactless cards and chip cards may supply their own electronically generated codes. Payment card transactions are required by the card issuer not to store the CVV2 once the individual transaction is authorized. While in other cases, citation needed and fraudulent transactions without CSC are more likely to be resolved in favour of the cardholder. It is not typically included in the transaction when the card is used face to face at a merchant 5 This way, shifting liability onto issuers for amounts approved on transactions with CVV2 data mismatches adds an increased layer of protection. Visa has announced an additional card not present mandate. Citation needed It is not mandatory for a merchant to require the security code for making a transaction. However, the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard PCI DSS also prohibits the storage of CSC and other sensitive authorisation data post transaction authorisation. Such as iCVV or a dynamic CVV. This may be a simple recurring tag indicating the transaction as recurring or not. Processes or transmits card holder data.