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.

circuit breaker

A function in the Veritas Alert Manager that automatically limits the number of notifications sent to a recipient within a specified time.

A security toolset of Intel AMT. This toolset represents a set of hardware-based network packet filters. IT technicians can apply these filters to computers that send suspicious network packets to seal infected computers from the rest of the network.

A function in the CommandCentral Alert Manager that automatically limits the number of notifications sent to a recipient within a specified time.