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Re: [webauthn] Move step 16 of Registration to between 21 and 22 (#1555)

From: =JeffH via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 23:29:54 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-772898971-1612394993-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
> I don't think any change is necessary [ ... ]

Fine by me, especially given where we are in the process for completing L2.  Like I said above, we _could_ clarify it "...if we want/need to be pedantically clear...", implying I don't feel its fully necessary.

> ...the name "attested credential data" for the sub-datastructure is a bit unfortunate, since it doesn't really have much to do with attestation.

FWIW, I disagree.  That "sub-datastructure" (i.e., [attested credential data](https://w3c.github.io/webauthn/#attested-credential-data)) is data signed by the [attestation private key](https://w3c.github.io/webauthn/#attestation-private-key), and hence is "_attested_" by said private key.  See also [figure 6](https://w3c.github.io/webauthn/#fig-attStructs) "attestation object". We also use the phrase "attested [credential public key](https://w3c.github.io/webauthn/#credential-public-key)" in a couple places. 



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