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Re: [webauthn] user id should be returned in get()

From: Emil Lundberg via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:23:55 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-329755122-1505474626-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Rekeying the database should only be necessary to support a WebAuthn credential as the single factor (no username), though, right? If the user can supply a username when initiating the authentication ritual, won't it suffice to just add a new table/column/property to the database that links users to their credential IDs? And even with single factor login it seems wise to me to keep the credentialID->username registry separate from the username->userdata database, so even that should be doable without having to change an existing data model.

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