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.

AttackTrace rule

A dynamic rule that looks for related events that match the source or target IP addresses that are associated with the incident. The incident is automatically updated and reprioritized when the AttackTrace rule finds additional events and information. AttackTrace rules update their search criteria as new events are added to the incident.