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.

recovery target

An additional application instance for an application that can be restored. An application can have multiple recovery targets. One of these targets is a current instance. Examples include: a production location (current instance) and a development location (recovery target).