Prestashop PayPal Pro 3‐D Secure Module
3‐D Secure is a protocol developed to improve the security of Internet payments, to reduce the
likelihood of fraud when using supported cards and to improve transaction performance. Paypal
Website Payments Pro allows merchants to process payments by passing 3D‐Secure authentication data
to PayPal for debit and credit cards processed with the DoDirectPayment API request. Visa offers 3‐D
Secure under the name Verified by Visa and MasterCard offers it as MasterCard SecureCode.
PrestaShop Paypal Pro 3‐D Secure module is a PrestaShop Payment Gateway extension that will
integrate the Paypal Website Payments Pro processing through a 3‐D secure protocol with PrestaShop
eCommerce Software and accept payments through credit cards quickly.
Note: Website Payments Pro can be used by UK merchants. A US or Canadian merchants can
also implement 3‐D Secure, however the authentication data is ignored by PayPal as these information
will only applicable to 3D‐Secure for UK merchants implementing Direct Payment API. Merchants must
register with Cardinal Commerce before using this feature.
To use 3‐D Secure with PayPal, you must do the following.
- Register your company with Cardinal Commerce
- Configure your Merchant account in Cardinals Dashboard and in your PayPal’s Dashboard
- Test your 3D‐Secure integration using Cardinal’s testing facilities.
- Update your website with required 3D secure logos, status windows, and other information
for your customers.