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.


A version of a file at a specific point in time.

A collection of configuration settings at any moment in time. As the user makes changes to and validates a configuration, revisions are created within the Information Manager framework. These revisions are not made visible to the user.