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.

Basic Volume

In SFW, basic volumes refer to all the volumes that are on basic disks. Basic volumes can be primary or extended partitions, simple logical drives that reside on extended partitions, or RAID volumes that were originally created in Windows NT Disk Administrator.