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.

source computer

A server in the Backup Group that contains the files to be backed up. This computer must have a Continuous Protection Agent installed.

A computer installed with drivers and applications that is used as a template. An image file is created of this computer and restored onto other client computers.

The computer from which application settings and user files are collected to store in a package. The source computer can be the same computer as the destination computer.

A computer (with drivers and applications installed) that is used as a template. An image file of this computer is created and cloned on to other client computers.