Internet Explorer ActiveX update
Microsoft is releasing a software update to Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 for Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2 and for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1. This update changes the way in which Internet Explorer handles some Web pages that use ActiveX controls. Examples of programs that use ActiveX controls include the following:
Another thing is that it will also effect the Google Toolbar
. You may experience an access violation in the Google Toolbar
when you close a window that contains an inactive ActiveX control. Google
is expected to fix this issue through its "servicing mechanism."
More information in Microsoft's Knowledge Base