Account status change notification

     

    Contis generates a notification whenever the status of an account is changed and posts it on the URL of the API client.

    The notification contains information about:

    • Change in status of the card
    • The date of change of the status of the card

    The client is notified whenever the status of an account is changed to:

    • Suspended
    • Frozen
    • Live from Suspended
    • Live from Frozen

    The notification has parameters shown in the Table.

    Parameters Type Description Default Value
    NotificationType String Three-digit unique identifier of the notification. Numeric value “022” denotes Account Status Change Status notification. Blank
    StatusChangeDate string The date and time when the status of the account is changed. The format is yyyyMMddHHmmss. Maximum character length = 14.
    CardHolderId Integer Unique identifier of the consumer.
    AccountNumber String Eight-digit account number of the consumer. 00000000
    OldAccountStatus Integer Two-digit unique identifier of the “status of the account” before the status is changed. 00
    NewAccountStatus Integer Two-digit unique identifier of the “status of the account” after the status is changed. 00
    SecurityHash String String value generated through hash logic with all the above parameters (To verify the values posted on url) Blank

    PARAMETERS OF NOTIFICATION FOR CHANGE IN ACCOUNT STATUS

    Account Status Description
    01 Live
    02 Suspended
    05 Frozen

    LOOK UP VALUES FOR DIFFERENT ACCOUNT STATUS

    Example of account status change notification

    This is an example of a notification about account reactivation. The status of the account is changed from Suspended (02) to Live (01).

    Parameter Name Value
    NotificationType 022
    StatusChangeDate 20160512063400
    CardHolderId 53040
    AccountNumber 00868152
    OldAccountStatus 02
    NewAccountStatus 01
    SecurityHash c9b869536616e505c64162e2317c59d8

    NOTIFICATION FOR AN ACTIVATED ACCOUNT

    To Generate the Security Hash:

            
    HashDataString :022&20160512063400&53040&00868152&02&01& SecurityKey : abcdefghijklmnop HashGenerationData : HashDataString + SecurityKey Hash : c9b869536616e505c64162e2317c59d8
    Note: In this example, the SecurityKey = is the “Hash PAN Key” provided to the client in the API configuration file.

    Notification Types Summary

    Notification Description Type TypeCode
    Account status change To send notification on account status changes to:
    • Suspended
    • Frozen
    • From Suspended to Live
    • From Frozen to Live
    022

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