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.

File object

Any object of type vfi_obj_t that was opened with vfi_open_file_name or vfi_open_file_index.

Any object of type vfm_obj_t that was opened with vfm_open_file_name or vfm_open_file_index.