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.

DoS Checking

Symantec Sygate Enterprise Protection only. A Intrusion Prevention setting on the Policy Manager that instructs the Protection Agent to check for incoming traffic using known Denial of Service (DoS) techniques.