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.

Control Compliance Suite Directory

Active Directory Application Mode, a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) directory service. Lets the applications store information in a directory, rather than in a flat file or in a database. ADAM is separate from any Active Directory domains that are deployed on the network. In CCS, ADAM/ADLDS is the Directory Server.