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.

explorer

A software tool that uses a unique methodology to discover information about a particular kind of resource on the storage network. The CommandCentral Storage product includes several explorers that are used to locate resources and discover information about them. See also discovery.

A software tool that uses a unique methodology to discover information about a particular kind of resource on the storage network. In a Storage Foundation Manager configuration, explorers running on both the Management Server and the managed host locate resources and discover information about them.

See also discovery.