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.

index file

An index file that is saved as part of a recovery point set to ensure that the base recovery point and the incrementals are correctly associated with one another. The .sv2i file must be in the same directory as the .v2i and .iv2i files to ensure that recovery points can be restored.