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PayPal just sent me me a service upgrade notice about Instant Payment Notification (IPN) product?Asked by lansdownefolkclub on September 11, 2015 at 11:59 AM
Is JotForm aware of the following? PayPal is upgrading the certificate for www.paypal.com to SHA-256. This endpoint is also used by merchants using the Instant Payment Notification (IPN) product.
Can you please advise? Here's the full PayPal notice:
As we have previously communicated to you, PayPal is upgrading the certificate for www.paypal.com to SHA-256. This endpoint is also used by merchants using the Instant Payment Notification (IPN) product.
This upgrade is scheduled for 9/30/2015; however, we may need to change this date on short notice to you to align to the industry security standard.
You’re receiving this notification because you’ve been identified as a merchant who has used IPN endpoints within the past year. If you have not made the necessary changes, we urge you to do so right away to avoid a disruption of your service!
Because these changes are technical in nature, we advise that you consult with your individuals responsible for your PayPal integration. They will be able to identify what, if any, changes are needed. Please share this email and the hyperlinks below with your technical contact for evaluation.
Testing in the Sandbox is one of the best ways to make sure your integration works. Sandbox endpoints have been upgraded to accept secure connections by the SHA-256 Certificates.
Thanks for your patience as we continue to improve our services.
We have already updated our integration well in advance of this upgrade. Nothing needs to be change or updated in your forms, they will work during and after the upgrade process.
If you have any further questions, let us know and we will be happy to help.