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.

download

To transfer data from one computer to another, usually over a modem or network. Usually refers to the act of transferring a file from the Internet, a bulletin board system (BBS), or an online service to one’s own computer. See also upload.