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.

zone alias

A symbolic name assigned to a device or group of devices on a SAN fabric. By creating a zone alias, you can assign a familiar name to a device, or you can group multiple devices into a single name. A zone alias must be a unique alphanumeric string beginning with an alpha character. The underscore character ( _ ) is allowed, and zone alias names are case-sensitive.