Samsung Pushing Security Patch to Galaxy Phones
Samsung has detailed a security update that's headed to its Galaxy smartphones. The update includes the most recent Android system-level security patch from Google, as well as fixes for vulnerabilities specific to Samsung's phones. Samsung says it is resolving seven problems that impact some of its devices, including the Galaxy S6. Several of the issues earned a critical rating and could lead to remote code execution. Samsung didn't say how quickly the security update will be delivered to its handsets.
AT&T's Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Gain Security Patch
AT&T is sending out the July 1 Android security patch to its variants of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones. Google made the security patch available earlier this month.
AT&T's Galaxy Note 5 Wins A Security Patch
AT&T is sending out the July 1 Android security patch to its variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 smartphone. Google made the security patch available earlier this month.
Verizon Pushing Security Patch to Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Verizon Wireless has begun distributing a security update to its version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5. The phone is receiving the June security patch from Google, which resolves a number of vulnerabilities.
Google Details December Security Update
Google today released a security patch for Android devices to resolve 16 different issues. Google said it alerted its handset partners about the vulnerabilities on Nov.