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Re: [webauthn] Reconsider having unknown "enum" values being ignored (#1738)

From: John Bradley via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 15:07:11 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-1151244363-1654787229-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
As a practical matter, this causes Safari to TypeError if Enterprise attestation is requested.  

This is a real problem for releasing new features if relying parties need to check the version of the browser to see if it is safe to pass a particular value.

Perhaps having a way for the RP to discover if a specific feature/WebAuthn level is supported is the way to go but it moves even more work on to the RP and slows down adoption.

I noticed a similar thing with Github trying to use appidexclude and that breaking a browser for all make credentials.


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