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= Spring Security

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].

== Code of Conduct Please see our[code of conduct]

== Downloading Artifacts See[Getting Spring Security] for how to obtain Spring Security.

== Documentation Be sure to read the[Spring Security Reference]. Extensive JavaDoc for the Spring Security code is also available in the[Spring Security API Documentation].

== Quick Start 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,[

] is invoked from the root of the source tree and serves as a cross-platform, self-contained bootstrap mechanism for the build.

=== Prerequisites[Git] and the[JDK11 build].

Be sure that your

environment variable points to the
folder extracted from the JDK download.

=== Check out sources


git clone [email protected]:spring-projects/spring-security.git

=== Install all spring-* jars into your local Maven cache


./gradlew publishToMavenLocal

=== Compile and test; build all jars, distribution zips, and docs


./gradlew build

Discover more commands with

./gradlew tasks
. See also the[Gradle build and release FAQ].

== Getting Support Check out the[Spring Security tags on Stack Overflow].[Commercial support] is available too.

== Contributing[Pull requests] are welcome; see the[contributor guidelines] for details.

== License Spring Security is Open Source software released under the[Apache 2.0 license].

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