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.

8021x authentication

A standard for passing EAP over a wired or wireless LAN. The Symantec LAN Enforcer is used for enforcement for clients that connect to the LAN through a switch or wireless access point that supports 802.1x authentication. See LAN Enforcer.