US-based carrier AT&T seems to be quite promptly rolling out series of firmware updates for devices under its belt. Few devices are getting Android OS updates and few are getting the monthly security updates. All the devices are getting the latest October security patches too. Adding one more to the list, another firmware update, October Security Patch for AT&T Moto Nexus 6 is now live and rolling.
This update brings the firmware build number N6F27M.4299435 to the US variants of the AT&T Motorola Nexus 6. The update is a smaller update that brings the monthly security patch. This update weighs mere 25 MB. The update is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Apart from the October 2017 security update, it also brings a fix for the Blueborne threat. The update is also accompanied with other security and system enhancements. The update is rolling in waves as OTA(over-the-air) update. So, it will gradually roll into your device.
Changelog: October Security Patch for AT&T Moto Nexus 6
This update is just the monthly security upgrade that brings the October 2017 security update patch. Also, it brings the patch for keeping Blueborne vulnerability at bay. This also includes the other device security enhancements. So, the changelog brings nothing big or promising.
Download: October Security Patch for AT&T Moto Nexus 6
The update is rolling as OTA as we mentioned prior. Your device will catch it and will get going with the installation process. It is fairly an automatic process. Then your device will be upgraded with the latest security patch.
But, you can also manually check if the firmware update is being available yet or not for your device.
To do so
- go to your device’s Settings > System Updates.
- Tap Check for updates.
- If it is available, tap on Install to install it.
Note:- Before you download the OTA,
- Get full charge on your device to avoid any interruption due to power shortage as updating process will take some time to complete.
- Use a strong Wi-Fi network to download the update to avoid any carrier data charges.
Therefore, get this monthly October Security Patch for AT&T Moto Nexus 6 and avail all the latest security enhancements. Also, as it patches the Blueborne threat eliminates any security issues from that. Also, stay tuned with AndroidSage for all the latest updates and news on every Android device.