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.

scratch media

Media that are not associated with a media set and that can be overwritten. Scratch media includes new or blank media, erased media, and media moved from another group.

In Backup Exec, media that do not belong to a media set and can be overwritten, including new or blank media, erased media, and media moved from another group to scratch media.