German and Frensh Governments warning their citizens not to use Microsoft IE for security reasons is welcome! But, all Govts should also realize that bundling MS by hardware vendors by default is the root cause of the problem. Most people have already paid the unreasonable MS tax while buying the PC itself.
Governments should not only take remedial measures, they should make a serious attempt to eliminate the evil from its roots.
Also do read an article posted by Swapnil.