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Re: [webauthn] WebAuthn Authenticators are FIDO2 Authenticators (#1128)

From: Emil Lundberg via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 12:30:05 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-453502414-1547209803-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
The "authenticator" concept in WebAuthn is an abstraction which includes _but is not limited to_ FIDO2 authenticators, and I believe end users are not an intended audience for the spec. I'm not convinced this is an issue that warrants change to the spec.

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