Glossary

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.

router

A device that helps local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs) achieve interoperability and connectivity.

A device that connects two segments of a storage network and determines the optimal path along which traffic should be forwarded. Also gateway.

See also bridge