Glossary

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.

Global group

The uppermost group on a network that contains one default group, the Temporary group, and other groups created by administrators. It contains and controls the properties of all Agents on a network. All other groups inherit the security policy of the Global group by default. See also Computers, groups, inheritance, Users.