CompTIA Security+ Question J-19

Which of the following techniques describes the use of application isolation during execution to prevent system compromise if the application is compromised?

A. Least privilege
B. Sandboxing
C. Black box
D. Application hardening

Answer: B

Sandboxing is the process of isolating a system before installing new applications on it so as to restrict any potential malware that may be embedded in the new application from being able to cause harm to production systems.