Bug Check 0x189: BAD_OBJECT_HEADER

The BAD_OBJECT_HEADER bug check has a value of 0x00000189. This indicates that The OBJECT_HEADER has been corrupted.


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Parameter Description
1 Pointer to bad OBJECT_HEADER
2 Pointer to the resulting OBJECT_TYPE based on the TypeIndex in the OBJECT_HEADER

Type of corruption.

0x0 : The type index is corrupt 0x1 : The object security descriptor is invalid
4 Reserved