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authentication before accessing resources

hrishih punekar

Joined: Jan 08, 2013
Posts: 13
In java web how to make login of user compulsory before accessing specific pages / resources
Richard Tookey

Joined: Aug 27, 2012
Posts: 1166

A very simple approach would be to place a flag of some sort in his session when a user logs on. One could then write a filter which checks for the flag and forwards the request to the desired page only if present and an error page if not.
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