The Spring Security framework is the de facto industry standard when it comes to securing Spring-based apps, but it can be tricky to configure.
In this article, Toptal Software Engineer Ioram Gordadze demonstrates how you can implement it without wasting too much time.
Although the old, standardized security approaches work with REST services, they all have problems that could be avoided by using a better standard. For this, JWT arrives just in time to save the day.
In this article, Toptal engineer Dejan Milosevic guides us on how to implement a JWT token-based REST API using Java and Spring Security.