API Evolution Guide

If you are looking for current documentation for the CyberSource XML and SCMP APIs you can find that here.

This Developer Center provides an API Explorer, interactive documentation and comprehensive sample code for the CyberSource REST APIs and developer tools.  Please note that today not all of the CyberSource services are available through the REST APIs, however all APIs on this Developer Center are fully supported and available for production usage.

Please Contact Us to provide feedback, ask questions or raise any issues you may have with the Developer Center, the APIs or the language SDKs.

While you may see reference to our “legacy” APIs, all our existing APIs will remain fully supported and available.  When we do intend to deprecate or sunset an API or Integration method it will be clearly called out on this page.



Upcoming Features for Payments REST API 

  • Airline Processing
  • China Processing
  • Direct Debit
  • Direct Pay
  • Pin-Based Debit
  • PinLess Debit
  • BoletoPayments


Upcoming REST APIs 

  • Fraud Management (Decision Manager)
  • Recurring Billing
  • Alternative Payments
  • PayPal
  • Tax Calculation






API Support Status

API                            Status                          Documentation
Simple Order  Supported  View
SOAP TookKit  Supported   View
Secure Acceptance  Supported  View
SCMP  Supported but not recommended  View


Supported - API is fully supported and maintained including updates and enhancements

Deprecated - API is fully supported however it has been replaced by an improved version and we recommend upgrading to that version as soon as possible. 

End of Life - API is no longer supported.