Ptakks is a backdoor software program that allows the attacker to take control of your PC from a remote location, and use if for fraudulent or malicious purposes. Ptakks allows the hacker to modify network settings, collect private information, and disable or delete system files that are necessary for proper operation. Additional malware may also be placed on your computer.
Ptakks is dangerous, and should be removed immediately. Your computer may become slow, and perform poorly in general. To remove Ptakks manually, you must kill all associated running processes, then locate all related files and values in the Windows registry and other locations. Manual removal is not advised due to the risk of damage to your PC. To remove Ptakks automatically, it is advised that you use a reputable antispyware application such as Spyzooka, which is intended for this purpose.