Google Releases February Android Security Update for Pixel Devices, Moves About Phone Section to Primary Settings
Google has discharged the February 2019 Android security update for Pixel clients. The OTA and industrial facility pictures of the most recent Android update are currently accessible for download. The update is taking off to all Pixel models, including the Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, Pixel XL, and Pixel C. Be that as it may, since Google dropped the security fix support for its Nexus models back in November a year ago, the update isn't accessible for the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. The February Android security update tends to an aggregate of 42 issues and fixes vulnerabilities range from high to basic.
According to the Pixel announcement, the February 2019 Android security update does exclude any Pixel-elite highlights. Google, be that as it may, has given "useful updates and upgrades to different parts of the Android stage" through the most recent update.
The Android security announcement for the long stretch of February referenced that the most recent Android security update has two fix levels dated 2019-02-01 and 2019-02-05 that both purpose 15 and 27 issues, separately. Vulnerabilities range from high to basic, and the most extreme issue that the new security update fixes are identified with the media structure that could enable a remote aggressor to execute subjective code inside the setting of an advantaged procedure utilizing an exceptionally created PNG document.
With the February Android security update, Google has additionally settled issues relating to the media library and portion parts. It likewise settles the framework vulnerabilities and issues identified with various Qualcomm segments.
"We have had no reports of dynamic client misuse or maltreatment of these recently announced issues," Google attested in the release.
As spotted by 9to5Google, the February 2019 Android security update moves the About phone section and conveys it to the essential Settings menu - simply over the Tips and bolster choice. Already, the About phone section was accessible under the System menu. There is likewise a committed Safety and administrative manual section that incorporates the substance included in the Safety and Warranty booklet of the Pixel gadgets.
Step by step instructions to install February 2019 Android security update
You can check the accessibility of the February 2019 Android security update on your Pixel phone or tablet demonstrate by going to Settings > System > Advanced > System update. Strikingly, the update is perfect with the Pixel 3 ₹ 62,490, Pixel 3 XL ₹ 71,999, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, Pixel XL ₹ 24,199, and Pixel C.
On the other hand, you can utilize the production line pictures to streak your gadgets with the most recent update. It is prescribed to back up your information before glimmering your gadget with the new bundle as this will erase your current information.
Google has additionally given the OTA Zip records that you can download to install the February Android security update on your gadget through an opened bootloader. Critically, the gadgets need to run the ongoing Android form to get the most recent security update.