Added protection that keeps transactions private
Mastercard® SecureCode™ is a private code for your Mastercard credit & debit cards that you can use when you're shopping online. Mastercard SecureCode makes online transactions safer, more secure. Only you and your financial institution know what your code is – retailers aren't able to see it. With Mastercard SecureCode, each of your online transaction is independently approved every time.
Accepted all over the web
More than 575,000 online retailers support transactions made with SecureCode. Look for the logo when you're providing your payment information. Mastercard®, the best way to pay on the internet.
FAST, SIMPLE, CONVENIENT
SecureCode works with your existing Mastercard account, requires no download, and it's easy to activate and to use. Do note that Mastercard® SecureCode™ has to be offered by your financial institution for you as a cardholder to use.
Please contact your financial institution to check if your Mastercard credit or debit card is enabled for Mastercard SecureCode.
More information about SecureCode
SecureCode is Mastercard’s solution for making online payments safer and more secure. It complies with all the requirements of 3D Secure – the industry protocol for online transactions.
Your Bank / Financial institution may set-up SecureCode in two ways:
- Static Password
A. HOW IT WORKS - Creating a Static Password
Some Banks / Financial Institutions may require the cardholder to sign-up / register for SecureCode. In such cases, click the "Sign Up Now" button on your Bank’s / Financial Institution’s Website and create your private code - known only to you and your Issuer - and use it every time you shop online at a participating merchant.
To enroll for SecureCode, you will be asked to confirm your identity by providing answers to your Bank / Financial Institutions’s security questions. This could also be a process as you log in to your Bank / Financial Institution’s Internet Banking (Web / Online Banking) site.
If you lose or forget the SecureCode, you can reset / change the unique code by contacting your Bank / Financial Institution. Please do immediately contact them via any of the channels available. Do remember not to provide this code to anyone.
You will be asked to create your secure code.
B. HOW IT WORKS - One-time Password (OTP)
1. ENTER CARD NUMBER
Use your Mastercard every time you shop online at a participating merchant and enter your card details during checkout.
Enter the one-time password into the additional screen.