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Re: [webauthn] Synced Credentials (#1665)

From: Tim Cappalli via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 16:59:23 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-1021405175-1643129961-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
We should avoid using the term "sync" in the WebAuthn spec. Sync is one specific mechanism of moving/copying/migrating credentials. Other terms include:

- "copy"
- "move"
- "backup"
- "export"
- "peer-to-peer transfer"

We're really talking about "multi-device WebAuthn credentials" and "single-device WebAuthn credentials". I would propose using these two phrases instead.



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