tzuk wrote:SANDBOXIE INTERNALS REDESIGNED IN VERSION 4
Minimum Windows Version
Features in the Windows kernel which guarantee that a program cannot improve its own set of permissions are only available starting with Windows XP SP 2, with additional security features in Windows Vista.
Sandboxie v4 officially supports Windows XP SP 3, Windows Vista with Service Pack 2, Windows 7 with Service Pack 1, and Windows 8. Other variants may or may not work at this time.
tzuk wrote:...You can easily check if Sandboxie 4.01 works on your XP SP 2, and easily go back to version 3.76 if it doesn't.
tzuk wrote:In version 4, Sandboxie is designed to not rely on unofficial hooks into the kernel. (A few such hooks are still in use on Windows XP.) Instead, a program under the supervision of Sandboxie v4 runs with no permissions and cannot access or manipulate objects in the system outside the program's own memory. (This restricted security context can be seen by looking at a process in the sandbox using Process Explorer.)
soccerfan wrote:EDIT: I assume sandboxie v4 does not check if service pack SP3 is actually installed.
DR_LaRRY_PEpPeR wrote:Well, barring any bugs, I guess everything is still supposed to operate the same from a user's point of view?
tzuk wrote:KNOWN PROBLEMS IN VERSION 4
Important Note: This is a major revision, and some stuff will break. Following is a brief list of issues that are known at this time.
- Printing doesn't work for 32-bit programs running on 64-bit Windows
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