Heads-up: Sprint is pushing out a smorgasbord of updates to a few in their handsets these days. Namely, the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge are all getting very small, however essential patches.
The patch features a restore for the Stagefright vulnerability, which might permit no-gooders to realize complete unadulterated get entry to for your telephone through merely sending an MMS video. You can read up more on it here, and if you do you’ll see why you wish to have those items ASAP.
For the Nexus units, you’re in search of construct LMY48I, and this similar construct will have to quickly in finding its option to the ones now not on Sprint’s community. As for the Samsung units, right here’s what you’re in search of:
- Galaxy S6 (G920PVPU2BOGA)
- Galaxy S6 Edge (G925PVPU2BOGA)
- Galaxy S5 (G900PVPU3BOG1)
- Galaxy Note Edge (N915PVPU4COG1)
Good on each Sprint and Samsung to offer a well timed patch, and we are hoping different vendors aren’t some distance at the back of in getting this performed.
[Update]: Google has officially confirmed that every one variations of the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 might be receiving the Stagefright fixes these days. The corporate additionally showed the Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 9, Nexus 10 and Nexus Player will all be getting the similar improvements.