To some extent, we have to thank last year’s vulnerability called Stagefright. Exploit in the Android operating system was detected research company Zimperium and sent to Google and its partners to accelerate the correction.
In a few days, Google has announced that Android-project is open source and its own line of Google smartphone, the Nexus, will receive monthly security updates is not depending on the major releases.
Since Stagefright frightened many manufacturers, Google asked to display the date of the last update installed security system in the device information.
Today Samsung announced the introduction of the security patch for this month. As always, the company said that the update is available for «large flagship models»But did not provide a list of any specific smartphone. Recall that in the previous months of renovation unfolded on Note5, as well as the Galaxy S6 variation.
Update fixes all the current problems, which have been found by Google and by the manufacturer. Unfortunately, the exact dates of the start of renovation is not known.