Integrating Spring Security with Other Frameworks and Languages

This chapter will explore Spring Security in the context of other application frameworks and languages that run on the JVM.

You saw in previous chapters that the two main ways of using Spring Security are in the web layer in the shape of filters and in the business layer with Spring AOP. This means that you could use Spring Security in any application that is built on top of the Servlet technology or in any application that is willing to use Spring and Spring AOP to handle its object life cycles and interactions.

In the following sections, you’ll see examples of both cases. ...

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