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.

delayed apply

Restoring an operating system partition by starting the restore in the console (using the Restore Drive Wizard), and then finishing the restoration after booting into the recovery environment. An alternate method is to boot into the recovery environment and use the System Restore Wizard to perform the restoration.