FraudOrder

Marks an order as fraudulent.

Request Parameters

Parameter Type Description Required
action string “FraudOrder” Required
orderid int The Order ID to set as fraud Required
cancelsub bool Pass as true to cancel any PayPal Subscription(s) associated with the products & services that belong to the given order. Optional

Response Parameters

Parameter Type Description
result string The result of the operation: success or error

Example Request (CURL)

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, 'https://www.example.com/includes/api.php');
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POST, 1);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS,
    http_build_query(
        array(
            'action' => 'FraudOrder',
            // See https://developers.whmcs.com/api/authentication
            'username' => 'IDENTIFIER_OR_ADMIN_USERNAME',
            'password' => 'SECRET_OR_HASHED_PASSWORD',
            'orderid' => '1',
            'cancelsub' => '1',
            'responsetype' => 'json',
        )
    )
);
$response = curl_exec($ch);
curl_close($ch);

Example Request (Local API)

$command = 'FraudOrder';
$postData = array(
    'orderid' => '1',
    'cancelsub' => '1',
);
$adminUsername = 'ADMIN_USERNAME'; // Optional for WHMCS 7.2 and later

$results = localAPI($command, $postData, $adminUsername);
print_r($results);

Example Response JSON

{
    "result": "success"
}

Error Responses

Possible error condition responses include:

  • Order ID Not Found
  • Subscription Cancellation Failed - Please check the gateway log for further information

Version History

Version Changelog
1.0 Initial Version