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.

smart rule

A rule that determines whether a package is installed on a client computer. Many smart rules update dynamically based on what is selected in the expressions that make up the rule. Smart rules can contain smart, standard, or win32 expressions.