Fraud Prevention

The Paystream payment gateway is pre-integrated with ReD Shield, the most advanced fraud screening tool on the market from Retail Decisions. ReD Shield is a real-time, online fraud prevention solution tailored to the needs of ecommerce merchants. ReD Shield provides instant decisions (accept/challenge/deny) on ecommerce and mcommerce transactions, detecting and managing domestic and cross-border payment fraud across all payment types.

The ReD Shield service is designed to support the business success of our customers - to protect your revenues, support your growth and enhance your customers' experience. Holding down false positives and reducing the need for manual reviews are key criteria against which we assess the value of our service. The ReD Shield service is managed by experienced, expert risk analysts and tailored to meet the needs of individual merchants. As a managed solution, ReD Shield provides access to the latest fraud prevention tools and techniques without the need to invest in technologies and resources.

ReD Shield enables merchants to:

  • Detect and prevent online fraud
  • Maximise sales revenues
  • Reduce chargebacks
  • Reduce manual reviews
  • Minimise false positives
  • Support business expansion into new markets, sales channels and payment types