JSF2 Security and Performance
In this chapter, you will learn how to secure your JSF application using the security features provided by Java EE containers. You know how to apply container-managed authentication, authorization, and data protection in the weather application that was introduced in Chapter 10. In this chapter, you will also learn how to tune the performance of your JSF application in order to make your JSF pages more responsive.
JSF Application Security
Web application security can be divided into three main aspects which we will elaborate on in detail in this section: