This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum.
We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes Tomcat and the fly likes how to provide security to url using springs Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

JavaRanch » Java Forums » Products » Tomcat
Bookmark "how to provide security to url using springs" Watch "how to provide security to url using springs" New topic

how to provide security to url using springs

Rajitha koduru

Joined: Sep 20, 2012
Posts: 4
Need to provide security to an url(eg:http://localhost:8080/webapplication1/index.jsp) in springs project(url is not a part of springs project).

In security-context.xml

<security:intercept-url pattern="http://localhost:8080/webapplication1/index.jsp"
access="ROLE_READ,ROLE_READWRITE,ROLE_NOACCESS" /> ============ security is not provided(url belongs to other project)

<security:intercept-url pattern="/login.jsp"
access="ROLE_READ,ROLE_READWRITE,ROLE_NOACCESS" /> ============ security is provided(login.jsp is part of springs project)

new to springs can someone help to solve this
Tim Holloway
Saloon Keeper

Joined: Jun 25, 2001
Posts: 17030

I'm not as familiar with Spring Security as I should be, but I don't think Spring is what you need for defending URLs.

Spring Security can be paired with J2EE standard container security, however, and container security does protect URLs, using patterns and rules that you define in WEB-INF/web.xml.

An IDE is no substitute for an Intelligent Developer.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: how to provide security to url using springs
It's not a secret anymore!