We are going to use Spring Security features to restrict access to the add products page. Only an authorized user with a valid username and password will be able to access the add products page. Let's see how we can do this in Spring MVC with the following steps:
pom.xml, which can be found under the project root folder itself.
pom.xmlfile; we select the Dependencies tab and click on the Add button of the Dependencies section.
org.springframework.security, Artifact Id as
spring-security-config, Version as
3.1.4.RELEASE, and select Scope as
compileand click on the OK button.