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.

Central database

The central services rely on a database to store persistent information about managed objects and their attributes. The database services are provided by VxDBMS. This database can be backed up and restored using the VxDBMS provided interfaces.