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.

upstream Active Practice

An Active Practice with at least one parameter whose value has previously been mapped, and at least one unmapped parameter available for mapping by other users. Upstream Active Practices are published to the Catalog folder. Contrast with downstream Active Practice. See also Active Practice.