Running two firewall applications at the same time can cause this problem. So if you have a firewall program installed like ZoneAlarm, Norton Personal Firewall, Comodo Firewall, etc, then you should not be running Windows's built-in firewall at the same time.
Another thing to try is to update or install the latest version of Internet explorer.
ieframe.dll can be quite harmless as it's used by Windows, though it can also be a sign of malware. In which case it won't hurt to scan with your anti-virus and anti-spyware programmes.