Bug Check 0x197: WIN32K_SECURITY_FAILURE

The WIN32K_SECURITY_FAILURE bug check has a value of 0x00000197. This indicates a security failure was detected in win32k.

Important

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WIN32K_SECURITY_FAILURE Parameters

Parameter Description
1

Failure type

0x1 : An objects handle entry didn't point back to the object.

2 - Pointer to the object type 3 - Pointer to the object handle entry 4 - Expected object
2 See parameter 1
3 See parameter 1
4 See parameter 1