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.

media ID

A unique internal label that Backup Exec assigns to each media used in Backup Exec. The ID keeps statistics for each media. The media ID cannot be erased or changed.

In Backup Exec, a unique internal label assigned to individual media and used to keep statistics on each media. The media ID, unlike the media label, cannot be erased or changed.

An identifier that is written on a volume as part of the recorded label.