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.

backup job

An operation that has been scheduled for processing by the Continuous Management Service. For example, if you make selections and submit a backup that is based on those selections, you have created a backup job. Jobs contain source and destination information, settings, and a schedule. Every type of backup job backs up the selected data and all regular shares.