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.

unclaimed storage

Storage that has been allocated to hosts whose operating systems have not yet written device handles. This is usually wasted storage. Contrast with claimed storage.

Storage that has been allocated to hosts whose operating systems have not yet written device handles. This is usually wasted storage.

Contrast with claimed storage