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.

scheduled backup

A backup job that runs on a set schedule: regularly scheduled, periodically scheduled, or continuous. Regularly scheduled backup jobs run on specific days at a specific time, every week. Periodically scheduled backup jobs run on specific days at timed intervals, such as every 12 hours. Continuously scheduled backup jobs are ongoing.