3DS (also known as « The Mastercard Identity Check » and « Verified by Visa ») is a 3D Secure protection which helps to reduce fraud and provide extra security to your online payments. 3DS 2.2 is the latest version and provides a much smoother and safer process for you to authenticate your payments.
Yes, your card has been enrolled in The Mastercard Identity Check so that wherever you see the online Mastercard Acceptance Mark, your card number will automatically be recognised during checkout. Your card provider is contacted during checkout to confirm your identity as the genuine cardholder.
If you have not yet activated your card, you will be prompted to enter information that your card provider will use to confirm your identity.
3DS (also known as ‘Mastercard SecureCode’ Your card has been enrolled in Mastercard SecureCode (3DS)