What is wpsdrvnt?
Wpsdrvnt.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 wpsdrvnt.sys belonging to the Windows system or an application you can trust.
Wpsdrvnt.sys file information
The process known as wpsdrvnt or Symantec CMC Firewall WPS belongs to software Sygate Personal Firewall or Symantec CMC Firewall or Sygate Security Agent or VCOM SystemSuite (version 5) by Sygate Technologies (www.sygate.com) or Symantec (www.symantec.com).
Description: Wpsdrvnt.sys is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file wpsdrvnt.sys is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32\drivers.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 21,075 bytes (44% of all occurrences), 18,515 bytes, 18,518 bytes, 15,360 bytes or 42,312 bytes.
The driver can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs. The program is not visible. There is no detailed description of this service. The wpsdrvnt.sys file is not a Windows system file. wpsdrvnt.sys seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 32% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you still experience problems with wpsdrvnt.sys, you could uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > Sygate Personal Firewall or Sygate Personal Firewall Pro).
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Important: Some malware disguises itself as wpsdrvnt.sys, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32\drivers folder. Therefore, you should check the wpsdrvnt.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.
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