Overview#Credential Management API is part of the Web Authentication API (WebAuthN) and lets a website store and retrieve user (Think Password-based), Federated Identity, and Public Key Credentials.
Credential Management API capabilities allow users to Authentication Request without typing passwords, see the Federated Identity they used to sign in to a site, and resume a session without the explicit sign-in flow of an expired session.
Credential Management API exposes Interfaces for:
- Credentials Container (a Digital Wallet)
- Federated Credential
- Password Credential (a Username and password)