Support for Touch ID as a platform authenticator via the Web Authentication API

This feature is a built-in Web Authentication/CTAP platform authenticator for Chrome on macOS based on the Touch ID fingerprint sensor and secure element in Macbook Pros with Touch bars. It allows users to use Touch ID for 2-factor authentication on sites that implement this via the Web Authentication API.

Status in Chromium

Blink>WebAuthentication


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 70

Consensus & Standardization

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

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Owner

Last updated on 2018-11-05