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.

time-out

A predetermined period of time during which a given task must be completed. If the time-out value is reached before or during the execution of a task, the task is canceled. You can configure a pcAnywhere host to disconnect from a remote computer after a certain amount of time has passed without activity.

A predetermined period of time during which a given task must be completed. If the time-out value is reached before or during the execution of a task, the task is canceled.