GDI objects are leaked when you open a tab or window in Internet Explorer

Applies to: Internet Explorer 11Internet Explorer 10Internet Explorer 9

Symptoms


When you open a tab or window in Internet Explorer 11, Internet Explorer 10 or Internet Explorer 9, some graphics device interface (GDI) objects are leaked.

Resolution


Update information

To resolve this issue, install the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer. To do this, go to Microsoft Update.

For technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer, go to the following Microsoft website:Note This update was first included in security update 2909921.

For more information about security update 2909921, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2909921 MS14-010: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: February 11, 2014

Status


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

References


See the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.