Risk data fields

The following fields are used to perform risk checks:

Name Type Required Description
riskdata.deliveryMethod String (error)

The method to deliver the goods to the shopper.

Used in Delivery Method check.

riskdata.accountCreationDate String (error)

The creation date of a shopper account on the merchant's platform.

Format: yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm:ss

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.shopperAccountCreationDate

String (error)

This specifies the date when the shopper's account was created.

Format: yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm:ss.sssZ

Used in Shopper Account Age check.

riskdata.externalRiskScore String (error)

A risk score coming from a system external to Adyen.

Format: Numeric (when used in custom risk checks)

Used in External Risk Score check.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.externalSuspectedFraud String (error)

Usually a boolean representing the fraud risk assessment coming from a system external to Adyen.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.operatorCode String (error)

A code corresponding to a telecom network operator

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.operatorCountry String (error)

Country corresponding to the telecom network operator. Usually a two letter country code.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.operatorName String (error)

Name of a telecom network operator e.g. Vodafone, Orange etc.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.operatorProductCode String (error)

Product code of a telecom product.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.paymentMethod String (error)

Represents the payment method as it is understood by the merchant. Does not necessarily have to coincide with the payment method determined by Adyen.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.previousSuccessfulOrders String (error)

The number of previous non-fraudulent orders made by a shopper.

Format: Numeric

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.referralMethod String (error)

The referral method / reason for joining the merchant's platform.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.referrerUserName String (error)

The user name of a member who referred somebody to the merchant's platform.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.secondaryPhoneNumber String (error)

A secondary phone number for a user of the merchant's platform.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.shippingMethod String (error)

Name of the shipping method.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.shopperCountry String (error)

The shopper country as determined by the merchant, usually as a 2 letter country code. Does not have to coincide with the Adyen determined shopper country.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.simDistributor String (error)

Usually a SIM distribution company name e.g. Core, Elite, GK Tel etc.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.userName String (error)

User name of an account on the merchant's platform.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.userStatus String (error)

Usually a user's loyalty status e.g. Gold, Silver etc.

Used in Custom risk checks.

riskdata.browserLanguage String (error)

Name of the browser language used by the shopper. Usually a two letter country code (e.g. NL, FR, US etc.)

Used in Custom risk checks.