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.


A logical concept of a Sybase instance. A Sybase instance contains databases and daemon processes that manage the data. A Sybase dataserver manages Sybase system databases and user created databases. Each Sybase datasever is uniquely named when it is created.