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.

MAPI Messaging Application Programming Interface

An interface developed by Microsoft that provides messaging functions including addressing, sending, receiving, and storing messages. Simple MAPI includes some of these functions. Extended MAPI includes all of these functions.