This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The RTCIdentityAssertion interface of the the WebRTC API represents the identity of the a remote peer of the current connection. If no peer has yet been set and verified this interface returns null. Once set it can't be changed.


Indicates the provider of the identity assertion.
Indicates the name of the identity assertion provider.


Specification Status Comment
WebRTC 1.0: Real-time Communication Between Browsers Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support No ? ? ? ? ?
idp No ? ? ? ? ?
name No ? ? ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support No No ? ? ? ? No
idp No No ? ? ? ? No
name No No ? ? ? ? No

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