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Spring Security 3

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Learn
  • Recognize design flaws that will make your applications unsafe.
  • Implement basic authorization and credential storage.
  • Move seamlessly from Spring Security 2 to Spring Security 3.
  • Provide Enterprise adaptability with LDAP, Active Directory, and NTLM.
  • Push the Boundaries of Spring Security 3 through Extension and Customization.
  • Integrate in-house applications and popular Java frameworks with Spring Security 3.
  • Plan the configuration of Spring Security 3 to accommodate the authentication and authorization requirements of your application.
About

Security is of critical importance to all web applications. Vulnerable applications are easy prey for hackers. This book is the perfect tool for Java developers looking to repel attacks against their web applications using the proven Spring Security library to achieve this.

A comprehensive guide to Spring Security 3. You will learn through real world business scenarios how to guard against the latest threats. You will also learn to combine Spring Security 3 with external security providers such as LDAP, OpenID, CAS, Kerberos, and Active Directory.

The book starts by giving an overview of security concepts and techniques, as well as setup and configuration. The book then gets you working with a JSP based web application that implements a simple e-commerce website. At this point you will progressively enhance the application giving you hands on experience implementing features of Spring Security 3 in real world business scenarios.

The second half of the book is devoted to common integration scenarios that you will come accross every day. At this stage you will be in a position to solve specific, complex integration problems. The book will end by showing migration from Spring Security 2 to 3.

Features
  • Make your web applications impenetrable.
  • Implement authentication and authorization of users.
  • Integrate Spring Security 3 with common external security providers.
  • Packed full with concrete, simple, and concise examples.
Page Count 420
Course Length 12 hours 36 minutes
ISBN9781847199744
Date Of Publication 25 May 2010

Authors

Peter Mularien

Peter Mularien is an experienced software architect and engineer and the author of the book Spring Security 3, Packt Publishing. Peter currently works for a large financial services company and has over 12 years of consulting and product experience in Java, Spring, Oracle, and many other enterprise technologies. He is also the reviewer of this book.