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.

data selection

A list of files, directories, or other data objects that you want PureDisk to back up. They can be used to specify files and folders, databases, system information, and other types of data. After a data selection is created, it can be backed up automatically (through a policy) or on demand (initiated by a backup operator).