Sandbox security mechanism is a process in which code is secured in a special area which gives limited access to coldfusion resources on coldfusion templates by defining set of rules. It is done via coldfusion administrator.
In the case of coldfusion server, developers have the right to set, write and read the code within the limits of a sandbox. On the same coldfusion server, one application holded by the two companies will not be able to read and modify the data of each other.
The biggest quality of the sandbox mechanism is that the sandbox applied on the parent directories for coldfusion template is also applied on their child subdirectories. Also it is remarkable that the sandbox applied on the subdirectories is by default overridden on the parent directories.
Sandbox is applied on the following elements of the coldfusion application -
There are many advantages of using sandbox mechanism -
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