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How to handle Security in a Struts 2 application

Sammy Bill
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Joined: Dec 29, 2008
Posts: 96
Hello,

I just finished creating a simple shopping website using Struts 2.
I m wondering how to handle security in struts 2 and wether or not struts 2 provides security as a built-in functionality.

Thanks
Joachim Rohde
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Joined: Nov 27, 2006
Posts: 423

There is no built-in functionality for security. I have used in my last projects Spring Security (http://static.springframework.org/spring-security/site/) which worked fine.
Joe Ess
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I use Container managed security, which you can use with pretty much any java-based web app.


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