Spring Security provides security services for the Spring IO Platform. Spring Security 6.0 requires Spring 6.0 as a minimum and also requires Java 17.
For a detailed list of features and access to the latest release, please visit Spring projects.
Code of Conduct
Please see our code of conduct
See Getting Spring Security for how to obtain Spring Security.
See Hello Spring Security to get started with a "Hello, World" application.
Building from Source
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-17 folder extracted from the JDK download.
Check out sources
git clone email@example.com:spring-projects/spring-security.git
Install all spring-\* jars into your local Maven cache
Compile and test; build all jars, distribution zips, and docs
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.