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.

object VxVM

An entity that is defined to and recognized internally by the Veritas Volume Manager. The VxVM objects include volumes, plexes, subdisks, disks, and disk groups. There are two types of VxVM disk objects—one for the physical aspect of the disk and the other for the logical aspect of the disk.