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.

asset group

A grouping of assets. An asset group consists of zero or more assets. Some assets may belong to multiple asset groups. An application depends on zero or more asset groups. If the protection method used is RealTime, then the Asset Group corresponds to a Consistency Group.

A collection of assets of one or more types for evaluation and reporting. A user-defined group can be static or dynamic.