Google rolls out March Android security update for Pixel and Nexus devices


Google has started rolling out new over-the-air (OTA) update for Pixel and Nexus devices and also posted factory images as part of monthly Android Security release. The latest update this month fixes several critical issues, including issues in Remote code execution vulnerability in Mediaserver and recovery verifier, and Remote code execution vulnerability in OpenSSL & BoringSSL and more.

New builds for the Nexus devices with March 2017 Android Security update:

  • Pixel (NOF27B)
  • Pixel XL (NOF27B)
  • Nexus 6P (N4F26T)
  • Nexus 5X (N4F26T)
  • Nexus 6 (N6F26U)
  • Nexus 9 LTE (N4F26T)
  • Nexus 9 Wi-Fi (N4F26T)
  • Pixel C (N4F26T)

Check out the complete set of issues that are fixed in the latest update in the Android Security Bulletin here and download images for these Nexus devices from the Google Developers website here, if you don’t have the over-the-air (OTA) update yet.

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