Security is our primary concern at Switch Poker. We appreciate that your information and funds are at stake and we take every step necessary to ensure that the site is 100% secure. Experienced security professionals have audited every facet of the site, from the random number generator to the SSL encryption used.
Mobile poker rooms provide their players with an equal to or greater than level of security as desktop poker rooms.
Furthermore, in order to receive payments, mobile poker room go through the same legal and financial controls of any online poker room.
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Encryption
Switch Poker uses the same secure Internet protocol (SSL) used by PayPal, Bank of America and the Google Play Store.
SSL is a cryptographic system protocol that many mobile and internet website use to obtain confidential user information
All communications between your computer and the switchpoker.com website are encrypted using SSL. This means that no attacker can see the information that is being sent between you and our servers. This is the same mechanism that your bank would use to secure its data and which governments use to secure sensitive data.
Switch Poker uses AES 128 bit CBC encryption with SHA1 for message authentication and RSA for key exchange.
Deposit and withdrawal methods of Switch Poker are as safe or safer than those used by other leading online poker rooms.
As per international regulation each payment processor needs to check the financial and legal status of the online and mobile poker room company.
Furthermore, all processor methods have a control and fraud department in place which ensures that each transaction carried on their platform is safe. Switch Poker makes use of only recognised and trusted payment processors
Switch Poker has been checked and approved for use by numerous payment processors including:
Added security of mobile poker
There are hundreds of thousands of known viruses, Trojans and other malicious programs which can infect PCs. Mobile devices are much more secure. There has not yet been a case of any virus on iPhone or iPad devices, and Android devices have much fewer vulnerabilities than PCs.
This means that your mobile device is much less likely to be comprised by an attacker, and your online poker credentials less likely to be stolen.
Firewalls & Data Protection
Our servers are defended from attack by Cisco firewalls and sensitive data on our servers is secured using 256-bit AES encryption.
Random Number Generator (RNG)
A random number generator (RNG) is a device which generates a sequence of numbers or symbols that lack any pattern. Switch Poker uses an industry standard FIPS certified RNG which is cryptographically secure and has passed a battery of intensive industrial tests. It is continuously seeded from several independent truly random sources.