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.

event priority

A measure of the urgency of a given event. The range of priority values is 1–5; the highest priority is 5. For example, you might want to assign a high priority to incidents that affect networks that reside within your firewall.