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[webauthn] Description of CollectedClientData is outdated

From: Emil Lundberg via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2018 08:05:49 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issues.opened-314007567-1523606748-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
emlun has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/webauthn:

== Description of CollectedClientData is outdated ==
The description of [CollectedClientData][ccd] seems outdated:

>The **client data** represents the contextual bindings of both the Relying Party and the client platform. It is a key-value mapping with string-valued keys. Values can be any type that has a valid encoding in JSON. Its structure is defined by the following Web IDL.

Issues:

- This seems to contradict itself, saying both that values are strings and that they are any JSON-able type.
- Not all values are strings now that `tokenBinding` is a dictionary.

[ccd]: https://www.w3.org/TR/webauthn/#sec-client-data

Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/webauthn/issues/870 using your GitHub account
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