Another S.B question

Discussion in 'sandboxing & virtualization' started by mick92z, Mar 6, 2011.

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  1. mick92z

    mick92z Registered Member

    Apr 27, 2007
    Hello, regarding Sandboxie, i have 3 boxes, for different users.
    I am the only admin account. In the boxes used by other users, programs are forced and no recovery is allowed. I have locked the configuration, so the other users ( limited accounts ) cannot disable forced programs or make any alterations.
    I thought I had things locked down, then it occured to me, they can simply right click on firefox and choose to run it from my box , and so recover files. Is there anyway to stop them running programs in my box.
    Thank you very much
  2. philby

    philby Registered Member

    Jan 10, 2008
    Hi mick

    You could set the only folder available for recovery in your box as one with only write permissions for you as administrator. Then re-lock your SB configuration.

    Then, even if other users use your sandbox, they won't be able to recover to that folder as they won't have write permission - given that they're non-admin.

    I haven't tried this, but that would do the trick, wouldn't it?

  3. culla

    culla Registered Member

    Aug 15, 2005
    you could remove it from the right click menu
  4. sbseven

    sbseven Registered Member

    Jan 30, 2011
    I think they can also work around your aims by downloading the file (to a location that's not blocked) and then just use Explorer to retrieve it directly from within C:\Sandbox. Can you actually prevent this?
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