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.

container object

A user interface element that organizes other objects. With some container objects, assigning properties to the container also applies those properties to the objects inside it. For example, assigning a privilege to a role container object also grants that privilege to any users that are contained within that role.