v2.4.0.6
Document and Entity Information
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2013
Apr. 19, 2013
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2013  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2013  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Trading Symbol FICO  
Entity Registrant Name FAIR ISAAC CORP  
Entity Central Index Key 0000814547  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --03-31  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   35,871,888