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.

Notification Server

The Symantec Management Platform service that communicates with the Altiris Agent and the CMDB to provide management, security, and administrative functionality. It processes events, facilitates communications with managed computers, and coordinates the work of the other Symantec Management Platform services.