This feature integrates Chrome on Windows with the Windows WebAuthn platform APIs. This enables talking to FIDO U2F and CTAP authenticators for 2-factor authentication over USB, BLE, NFC via the Web Authentication API. This additionally adds support for the Windows Hello platform authenticator for 2-factor and user-verifying authentication.


Editor's draft

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 73

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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Last updated on 2021-03-12