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.

package

A file that contains one or more computer files that are intended for installation on other computers.

An installation file that contains one or more Symantec products or custom commands.

Package is a set of files that represents the complete application, prepared by the Streaming Composer for streaming.

A set of files that represents the complete application, which the Streaming Composer has prepared for streaming.

An object that contains the files and instructions for distributing software.