The heads up for this month is;
One Microsoft Security Bulletin affecting Microsoft Windows/Microsoft Office rated as Critical, and one affecting Windows rated as Important. These updates may require a restart and will be detectable using the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer. 
Two security patches for our enjoyment.
Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for November 2008 
Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification issued: November 6, 2008
Microsoft Security Bulletins to be issued: November 11, 2008
This is an advance notification of security bulletins that Microsoft is intending to release on November 11, 2008.
This bulletin advance notification will be replaced with the November bulletin summary on November 11, 2008.
 November 2008 Advanced Notification (2008-Nov-06) [MSRC]
 Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for November 2008 (2008-Nov-06) [MS]