Platform Authenticator


Platform Authenticator is a Web Authentication API (WebAuthN) WebAuthn Authenticator which is an Implementation of the WebAuthn Authenticator Model and is usually resident (i.e. Built-in) on a WebAuthn Client Device and cannot be accessed via cross-platform Transport Layer protocols such as USB, NFC or BLE.

Examples of Platform Authenticators include built-in laptop or Mobile Device fingerprint readers or Facial recognition using Mobile Device cameras.

Platform Authenticators may be:

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