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.


An attribute that can be attached to an item such as an asset, policy, group, standard, evaluation result, query, or query result. The user can then search by such items as “My SOX assets." The tag is sometimes referred to as a label.

A tag is a label with an optional value that can be used to identify a property of disks and volumes in VxVM.