Unable to make actuator endpoints working in a legacy Spring boot project – getting authentication page

Spring boot actuator is already included in the POM, and it shows in the startup logs. However, when I try to access /actuator or even the base url of my project, I get the following – { “timestamp”: 1577096144986, “status”: 401, “error”: “Unauthorized”, “message”: “Full authentication is required to access this resource”, “path”: “/actuator” }…

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