eBook Pro Spring Security, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 143024819X
  • ISBN-13: 9781430248194
  • DDC: 005.3
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 340 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Security is a key element in the development of any non-trivial application. The Spring Security Framework provides a comprehensive set of functionalities to implement industry-standard authentication and authorization mechanisms for Java applications.Pro Spring Security will be a reference and advanced tutorial that will do the following: Guides you through the implementation of the security features for a Java web application by presenting consistent examples built from the ground-up. Demonstrates the different authentication and authorization methods to secure enterprise-level applications by using the Spring Security Framework. Provides you with a broader look into Spring security by including up-to-date use cases such as building a security layer for RESTful web services and Grails applications.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
About the Author.
About the Technical Reviewer.
1: Introduction.
2: The Scope of Security.
3: Introducing Spring Security.
4: Spring Security Architecture and Design.
5: Web Security.
6: Securing the Service Layer.
7: Configuring Alternative Authentication Providers.
8: Business Object Security with ACLs.
9: Customizing and Extending Spring Security.
10: Integrating Spring Security with Other Frameworks and Languages.