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.

LAN Sensor

Symantec Sygate Enterprise Protection only. A Protection Agent set up as a LAN Sensor detects new devices connecting to the network and sends this information to the Policy Manager, which can then generate a report related to new devices.