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How to secure Jersey REST services with Spring Security and Basic authentication


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In my previous blog post, Quick way to check if the REST API is alive – GET details from Manifest file, I showed how to develop a REST resource to easy check if the developed REST API is reachable. In this post I will present how you can secure this resource with Spring Security and Basic authentication – “In the context of an HTTP transaction, basic access authentication is a method for an HTTP user agent to provide a user name and password when making a request.”