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.

data trickle

A usability feature in which Symantec Scan Engine sends (trickles) small amounts of data to the user at regular intervals until the scan is complete. The trickled data triggers the File Download or Save File As dialog box, which provides the user with a quicker download response.