Cannot import ed25519-sk or ecdsa-sk FIDO2 keys on Windows Cannot import ed25519-sk or ecdsa-sk FIDO2 keys on Windows

Cannot import ed25519-sk or ecdsa-sk FIDO2 keys on Windows

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Importing discoverable (aka resident) SSH keys from FIDO2 devices requires Administrator permissions on Windows.

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To start the app as Administrator on windows, please follow the instruction:

  1. close the Termius app
  2. right-click the Termius icon
  3. select the "Run as administrator" menu item.

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Starting from Windows 10 1909 (18363 build number), Windows requires admin permissions or using WinHello for connecting to the FIDO2 devices. However, most features of FIDO2 devices work without issues except getting the list of discoverable SSH keys from FIDO2 devices.

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  • uskeliye

    Same error

    uskeliye
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