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.

NNTP Network News Transfer Protocol

The predominant protocol used by computers (servers and clients) for managing the notes posted on newsgroups. NNTP replaced the original Usenet protocol, UNIX-to-UNIX.