This site provides API documentation for MaxMind’s web services and downloadable databases. Most of our services are only available for customers, but we make available some free downloadable databases.
We provide the following products:
Our transaction fraud detection service, minFraud, consists of the following products:
- minFraud – transaction fraud detection
- minFraud Score and minFraud Insights (beta)
- Chargeback reporting – report instances of fraud to us
- Proxy Detection web service – how likely is an IP address to be a proxy?
GeoIP2 is MaxMind's newest IP intelligence offering and is available in the following products:
- GeoIP2 Precision web services – online IP intelligence
- GeoIP2 downloadable databases – downloadable IP intelligence databases
- GeoIP2 CSV databases
- GeoIP2 release notes
- GeoLite2 free downloadable databases – free downloadable IP intelligence databases
If you are a GeoIP Legacy customer, please see our "What's New in GeoIP2" document for a general overview of the changes from GeoIP Legacy to GeoIP2.
GeoIP Legacy is MaxMind's original IP intelligence product and is available in the following products:
- GeoIP Legacy web services – online IP intelligence
GeoIP Legacy downloadable databases – downloadable IP intelligence databases
- The mod_geoip2 module for Apache 2 – GeoIP Legacy as an Apache module
- GeoIP Legacy release notes
- GeoLite Legacy free downloadable databases – free downloadable IP intelligence databases
- GeoIP Update – a program to update GeoIP2 and GeoIP Legacy databases
- MaxMind Server IPs – IP addresses that our servers may use