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Social login with Spring-Social

Spring provides social API and implements it for most of famous social networking site like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. This API integrates easily to a Spring security project to provide authentication using OAuth2 protocol.

This post presents how to use Spring social to authenticate users for an Angular and Spring based project.

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Secure AngularJs application with Spring Security

Most of JEE developers are aware of web applications security requirements and are familiar with security frameworks like Spring-Security. But when we have to secure a web application based on front-end framework like AngularJs, we will have to deal with some specific features and we will need to customize the server-side configuration. For example, some…

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MapStruct

MapStruct is a serious alternative for Dozer bean mapping project. It’s a code generator which simplifies the implementation of mappings between Java bean types based on a convention over configuration approach. MapStruct solves some traditional mapping issues like a lack of performance, difficult mapping code debugging and late errors détection (usually in code execution). This…

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REST API documentation with Swagger, SpringMVC and AngularJS.

New front-end frameworks like AngularJS consume Rest API’s. As a result, we develop more Rest web services than SOAP ones. Unlike SOAP, REST doesn’t provide wsdl (Web Services Description Language) to provide a definition of how the webservice works. Well documented API make life easier for front-end developer and it is essential requirement for defining…