Websites that provide users with BIN numbers include binlist.net and binbase.com. Visitors to binbase.com are limited to only 10 searches per day. To search for a BIN number at binbase.com, users need to enter a Captcha code in addition to the card's number.
To search for a BIN number at binlist, users need to enter the number in the search box and hit the search button. The website then provides them with the credit-card brand, country and country code, bank and card type. Only 1,000 queries may be performed per hour, which is due to the large search volume. All queries result in HTTP(Forbidden) once the limit has been reached. Users may try searching again when one hour has passed.