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.

original backup

An original backup is a backup image created by a NetBackup backup job. NetBackup can create up to four backup copies during a policy backup; all are considered original backups. (A backup image created by the Vault duplication process is a duplicate backup.)

An original backup is a backup image created by a NetBackup backup job. With Vault installed, NetBackup can create up to four backup copies during a policy backup; all are considered original backups. (A backup image created by the Vault duplication process is a duplicate backup.)