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.

system resources

The parts that make up or operate computer systems or networks such as client computers, servers, printers, cables, modems, bandwidth, memory, or mother boards. Resources are allocated to programs or processes while they are running.