After Nokia 6, Nokia 5, Nokia 8 Sirocco, and Nokia 7 Plus; Nokia 8 has started receiving the June Android Security update. The update for Nokia 8 is now available in some markets including India, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Indonesia and Netherlands . The update only brings the security patch.
On the basis of tips received from our readers, we will collate a list of markets and the Nokia 8 variants for which June Security update is now available. So, do let us know if you have received the update in the comments section. For all software update news related to other Nokia smartphones click here.
List of markets where it is available:
- In India TA-1004
- In Bangladesh
- In Nigeria TA-1004
- In Indonesia
- In Netherlands
How to update & update size:
You will either be prompted to download this update or you can check by going to Settings and searching system updates and then by checking for the update. The Nokia 8 update is 83.4 MB in size and you need to be on WiFi to download and install it.
Nokia 8 June Security update changelog:
The changelog mentions June Android Security update only. The June Security update brings fix for a critical security vulnerability in Media framework that could enable a remote attacker using a specially crafted file to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process.
HMD has been quite consistent in terms of releasing Monthly Security updates and OS updates for Nokia smartphones already available in the market. HMD has also made it clear that all Nokia Android Phones will receive minimum two years of OS update support.
Thanks Inno, Wilbert, Emerie and Robin for the tip & screenshot. Cheers!!