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Re: WebAuthN API for Chrome

From: J.C. Jones <jc@mozilla.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 15:57:02 -0700
Message-ID: <CAObDDPCVchBmCZCGTBvy3k07nD5nxbKi7GW_f7CXfXdmQ_t7=A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kim Paulhamus <kpaulhamus@google.com>
Cc: W3C WebAuthn WG <public-webauthn@w3.org>
Congratulations, Kim & team!

On Wed, Jan 24, 2018 at 1:44 PM, Kim Paulhamus <kpaulhamus@google.com>
wrote:

> Hi everyone!
>
>
> Chrome's WebAuthN API at WD07* is finally finally shipping behind a flag
> in Chrome 65. This implementation supports *U2F devices over USB for
> desktop*.
>
>
> It's currently available in Canary and should show up in Dev & Beta over
> the next few weeks: https://www.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel
>
>
> To enable the API, navigate to chrome://flags and enable "Web
> Authentication API" (restart required). Or you can run chrome with the
> command line flag: *--enable-features=WebAuthentication*
>
>
> You can try it out with our demo server, webauthndemo.appspot.com, which
> has also been updated to WD07.
>
>
> *full disclosure: this version doesn't currently support AbortController,
> IsUserVerifyingPlatformAuthenticatorAvailable,
> AttestationConveyancePreference, or extensions.
>
>
> Best,
>
> Kim
> --
>
> Kim Paulhamus |  Software Engineer |
>  650.660.6213 <(650)%20660-6213>
>
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