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.

language identification

In Symantec Brightmail Gateway, a feature that allows you to block or allow messages written in a specified language. For example, you can choose to only allow English and Spanish messages, or block messages in English and Spanish and allow messages in all other languages. Administrators can set language identification for groups of users, or allow users to specify their own settings. See also Symantec Outlook Spam Plug-in.