Chapter 1. Instant Spring Security Starter
Welcome to Instant Spring Security Starter. This book will walk you through the most common use cases that occur when creating web applications with Spring Security. The book includes some tricks and solutions that the authors have learned from their experiences. All this comes from real-life projects, which are well and healthy, and are online either on the Internet or on corporate intranets.
This book contains the following sections:
So, what is Spring Security? explains the basics of Spring Security and gives a quick overview of its history.
Quick start – getting the basics right shows you how to get started with Spring Security. Furthermore, it introduces you to the big picture and covers the steps ...