Google releases August Android security bulletin, and new Pixel and Nexus system images

Google has released new factory and OTA images, which include its most recent security patches, for supported Nexus and Pixel devices.

The company also published its August security bulletin, detailing each of the Android vulnerabilities and flaws that are targeted by the new patches. The new security update includes details of numerous vulnerabilities with 'critical' and 'high' severity ratings. However, Google emphasized that it has received "no reports of active customer exploitation or abuse of these newly reported issues".

These are the latest build numbers for each supported Nexus and Pixel device that is still eligible for security updates:

  • Nexus 5X: N2G48C
  • Nexus 6: N6F27I / N8I11B
  • Nexus 6P: N2G48C
  • Nexus 9 (LTE): N4F27K
  • Nexus 9 (Wi-Fi): N9F27H
  • Nexus Player: N2G48C
  • Pixel / Pixel XL: NJH47F
  • Pixel / Pixel XL (Deutsche Telekom): NZH54D
  • Pixel / Pixel XL (T-Mobile/Project Fi/Rogers): NKG47S
  • Pixel / Pixel XL (Verizon): NHG47Q
  • Pixel C: N2G48C

The newest OTA binary image files for supported Nexus and Pixel devices can be found here on Google's site, and the new system images are available here.

Report a problem with article
Previous Story

Mozilla prepping Firefox 55 for tomorrow's release

Next Story

Apple releases fifth developer betas of iOS 11, macOS High Sierra, watchOS 4, and tvOS 11

4 Comments - Add comment

Advertisement