Windows Security: Archive: November 2011 

Microsoft Seeks Security Essentials Beta Testers

The new version will be made available to the general public by the end of 2011.

New Tool Bypasses Windows 8 Secure Boot

Security researcher Peter Kleissner has developed a new version of his Stoned Bootkit.

Microsoft Issues Patch for Font Flaw, Not Duqu

November's Patch Tuesday update delivers four security advisories including a fix for a font issue that is similar to the one that enables the Duqu zero day attack.

Microsoft Partly to Blame for Spread of Duqu

The TrueType font parsing engine is to blame but Microsoft views the risk as low ... for now.

Secunia Jumps Into Vulnerability Disclosure Market

Security research firm provides another option for researchers looking to co-ordinate vulnerability disclosure.