Token format

PCI Proxy token format overview

PCI Proxy supports the following token format:

Name

Example

Format

Description

Alias 2.0

AAABcH0Bq92s3kgAESIAAbGj5NIsAHWC

AN32

This format consists numbers, letters and special characters.

Masked Alias

123456ABCDEF3456

AN20

This format consists of the first 6 digits of the real credit card number, the actual BIN Range (Bank Identification Number), followed by the token in form of 6 upper-case letters. The Masked Credit Card Token ends with the last 4 digits of the actual credit card number. Based on card brand the length of the token varies.

Full Substitution

1198182968382186732

AN20

This format consists of digits only.

Masked Card Number

424242XXXXXX4242

AN20

Masked card number is returned with all APIs.

Although all formats are supported and compliant according PCI DSS we highly recommend to use Alias 2.0 format to run certain operations. Please refer to Convert API if you want to migrate from a legacy to the new format.