Sophos open-sources Sandboxie, an utility for sandboxing any application


UK cyber-security firm announced this week plans to open-source the Sandboxie project, a Windows utility that lets users run any application inside a secure sandbox.

Prior to this week, the project, which had amassed quite the loyal following, had been only available under a commercial license.

On Tuesday, Sophos made the app a free download, and said it intended to publish its source code under an open-source license in the coming future.

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