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What is freedom?

Freedom.sys is a Windows driver. A driver is a small software program that allows your computer to communicate with hardware or connected devices. This means that a driver has direct access to the internals of the OS, hardware etc.
The free file information forum can help you determine if freedom.sys belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.

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Freedom.sys file information

The process known as Freedom Driver belongs to software Freedom Miniport or FREEDOM Miniport or Zero-Knowledge Freedom or Freedom Security and Privacy or Freedom Security && Privacy by Zero-Knowledge Systems (www.zeroknowledge.com).

Description: Freedom.sys is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. freedom.sys is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32\drivers. Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 33,408 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 44,544 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/freedom.sys.html 
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program has no visible window. There is no detailed description of this service. It is not a Windows system file. It is a Microsoft signed file. freedom.sys seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 17% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You may also uninstall the software Freedom Security && Privacy or Zero-Knowledge Freedom using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).

Recommended: Identify freedom.sys related errors

Important: Some malware disguises itself as freedom.sys, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32\drivers folder. Therefore, you should check the freedom.sys process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.


User Comments

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Summary: Average user rating of freedom.sys: based on 2 votes with 2 user comments.
One user thinks it's probably harmless. One user thinks freedom.sys is dangerous and recommend removing it. One user is not sure about it.

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