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Microsoft KB Archive/925112

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Article ID: 925112

Article Last Modified on 8/29/2007



APPLIES TO

  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition



SYMPTOMS

Consider the following scenario:

  • You have a Microsoft Windows XP-based computer.
  • In Windows XP, the value for the following registry subkey is set to 1:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Lsa\crashonauditfail

  • You log on to the computer as a non-administrative user.
  • You try to clear or to back up the Security log. Exactly at the same time, an event is logged in the Security log.

In this scenario, you receive a Stop error message that resembles the following:

Stop 0xC0000244 (STATUS_AUDIT_FAILED)

You receive the Stop error message even though the Security log is not full.

CAUSE

This problem occurs because of a synchronization bug in the Event Log service.

RESOLUTION

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next service pack that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem, submit a request to Microsoft Online Customer Services to obtain the hotfix. To submit an online request to obtain the hotfix, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Note If additional issues occur or any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. To create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

Prerequisites

To install this hotfix, you must have Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed on the computer.

Restart requirement

You must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

File name File version File size Date Time Platform
Eventlog.dll 5.1.2600.3019 56,320 19-Oct-2006 16:24 x86


STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates



Additional query words: Bugcheck C0 STOP 0xC0 STOP C0

Keywords: kbexpertiseadvanced kbwinxpsp3fix kbwinxppresp3fix kbfix kbbug kbhotfixserver kbqfe kbpubtypekc KB925112