Google always follows the regular schedule for the security updates, following the monthly security tradition, Google released October updates for its Pixel and Nexus devices. But the company missed the last month security schedule and rolled out the updates late in month. Normally the security updates comes with some bug fixes and minor security patches, this month updates comes with some changes and upgrades.
The latest android version Oreo has few smartphone carriers and the Google Pixel and Pixel XL devices support for the latest android version. Canadian carrier Rogers create hype for the October security patch updates.
According to the report, October security updates comes with bug fixes of total 8 issues faced by the version. The recent updates will fix the bugs and above 8 issues till October 1, and the company push the updates to fix other six bugs until October 5. Moreover, Google updated total of 38 additional fixes for this month. Google says:
There are two security patch level strings offers “Android partners with the flexibility to more quickly fix a subset of vulnerabilities that are similar across all Android devices.”
Like the previous security updates, this month updates also comes to fix some of the vulnerabilities ranging from moderate to critical supportive to all android devices. Browsing, sending emails, and MMS are being consider the critical vulnerabilities that are fixed with the latest version. You can wait for the official notification for the security updates or can download and install the updates from the factory images. Share your views with us by leaving comments in the comments section given below!