Spring Security provides security services for the Spring IO Platform. Spring Security 5.0 requires Spring 5.0 as a minimum and also requires Java 8.
For a detailed list of features and access to the latest release, please visit Spring projects.
Please see our code of conduct
See Getting Spring Security for how to obtain Spring Security.
We recommend you visit Spring Security Reference and read the "Getting Started" page.
Spring Security uses a Gradle-based build system.
In the instructions below,
./gradlew is invoked from the root of the source tree and serves as
a cross-platform, self-contained bootstrap mechanism for the build.
Be sure that your
JAVA_HOME environment variable points to the
jdk-11 folder extracted from the JDK download.
Discover more commands with
See also the Gradle build and release FAQ.
Spring Security is Open Source software released under the Apache 2.0 license.