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After you install security update 867282 that is included with Microsoft Security Bulletin MS05-014, Microsoft Internet Explorer crashes when you copy images from Web sites that use the <input type=image> tag.
A change was included in security update 867282 that helps to block a specific, potentially malicious scenario of dragging a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet that looks similar to an image to your desktop. The code that was changed to help block this scenario is used for drag-and-drop operations and for image copy operations. Because of the change, a logic error was introduced that can cause Internet Explorer to crash when you copy images from the <input type=image> tag.
To resolve this problem, install security update 890923 (MS05-020). For more information about security update 890923, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
890923 MS05-020: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer
Workaround for Web developers
If you have a site that uses the <input type=image> tag, you can do the following things to work around this issue:
To display an image, you can use the img element, for example <img src=”sample.gif”>, instead of using the input element with a type attribute that specifies an image.
To submit the coordinates of the image that the user clicked on, you can use the <img> element and an <onclick> handler to capture the coordinates and to submit them through the <input type=submit> control. For example, use the following code.