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.


In Symantec Brightmail Gateway, an action that end users or administrators can take on messages in Spam Quarantine. Releasing removes the message from Spam Quarantine and returns the message to the end user’s inbox. See also Spam Quarantine.