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.

CPA Continuous Protection Agent

The Continuous Protection Agent is a software collection that must be installed on each computer in a Backup Group. This agent uses a file system component and file replication technology to enable continuous data protection between computers in the Backup Group.