CompTIA Security+ Question J-64

An administrator is building a development environment and requests that three virtual servers are cloned and placed in a new virtual network isolated from the production network. Which of the following describes the environment the administrator is building?

A. Cloud
B. Trusted
C. Sandbox
D. Snapshot

Answer: C

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.