Nokia 3 and Nokia 8 now Receiving it’s February Android Security

After Pixel and Nexus, Nokia are currently rolling out the February Android security update to its Nokia 3 and Nokia 8 smartphones.

The Nokia 3 update is going randomly, that is to say that not all the Nokia 3 devices are currently receiving the February Android security update but rather selected one’s.

Nokia 3 and Nokia 8 now Receiving it's February Android Security

For the Nokia 3, the update will be available on the TA-1032 variant in India, the TA-1020 variant in Hungary, and the TA-1032 variant in Thailand. The Nokia 8 February Android security update will be available to its devices that is currently running Android os 8.0 Oreo.

The Nokia 3 and Nokia 8, with the update, receive a fix for a critical security vulnerability in the Media framework. This vulnerability was previously capable of potentially letting a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the handsets.

The Nokia 3 is receiving the Google security patch with a file size of 79.3MB, while the Nokia 8 is receiving the monthly Google security patch with a file size of 86.9MB.

The update will be received in the form of an automatic prompt. Alternatively, you can check for the update on your smartphone by going into Settings > System Updates and following the instructions.

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