tech2 News Staff Dec 25, 2018 17:11 PM IST
The report further mentions that the A3 (2017) and A7 (2017) updates are rolling out in a number of countries, with software versions A320FXXU4CRL1 and A720FXXU6CRL1 respectively.
This security patch is expected to fix 40 vulnerabilities in Samsung’s software and also six major ones discovered in the Android OS.
One of the major vulnerabilities mentioned with Samsung’s software is that it allowed access to Secure Folder gallery images without authentication.
As there it isn't certain as to which markets are receiving the December 2018 Security patch, here's how you can check it if it's available for you.
You can go to the 'Settings' option and click on 'Software update' menu. Then tap on the 'Download updates manually' option.
Sammobile has also provided the option of downloading the complete firmware for your respective country from their firmware database.
Also, Samsung’s Smart Switch program for desktop computers is said to have had the new update available.
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