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.

DLL

A dynamic link library is a collection of shared libraries in the Microsoft Windows. These libraries usually have the .dll file extension. The code in a DLL is usually shared among all the processes that use the DLL.

Dynamic link library. A collection of shared libraries in Microsoft Windows. These libraries usually have the .dll file extension. The code in a DLL is usually shared among all the processes that use the DLL.

A Dynamic link library is a collection of shared libraries in Microsoft Windows. These libraries usually have the .dll file extension. The code in a DLL is usually shared among all the processes that use the DLL.