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 offer the following products:
Our fraud detection service, minFraud, consists of the following products:
- minFraud Score
- minFraud Insights
- minFraud Factors
- minFraud release notes
- Report transactions – report fraud, suspected fraud, spam/abuse, and false positives to improve scoring
- minFraud FAQ
If you are a minFraud Legacy customer, please refer to our minFraud Legacy documentation.
If you are Proxy Detection Legacy customer, please refer to our Proxy Detection Legacy documentation.
The IP intelligence data in GeoIP leads the industry 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
- GeoIP FAQ
- GeoLite FAQ
- GeoIP Update – a program to update GeoIP2 and GeoIP Legacy databases
- GeoIP Direct Downloads – download GeoIP2 Databases from your script or program (only recommended for systems unable to use GeoIP Update or for clients using the CSV-format databases)
- MaxMind Server IPs – IP addresses that our servers may use
To learn more about the minFraud services and to purchase credits, please visit the minFraud Overview page.
To learn more about the GeoIP2 databases and services, including purchase options, please review the GeoIP Databases & Services page and select a product you are interested in.