Glossary

The glossary below contains many of the terms you will find in common use throughout the Symantec Security Response website. Please refer to this list to find definitions of terms and answers to other Internet security-related questions.

boot package

A file, bootable disk, Ghost image, or PXE image of a bootable disk that contains the Symantec Ghost executable and any necessary drivers. It lets you start a client computer from the boot package and start Symantec Ghost to perform a cloning operation from the Ghost executable, the GhostCast Server, or the Console.