Regularly scheduled updates deliver more than just updates and fixes. They deliver a strengthened sense of security to our customers.

Rachad Alao Engineering Manager, Android Media Framework

A whole new security-
update programme

Security has always been a major focus for Android. We designed the system to protect users with multiple layers of protection in the platform and built-in security services.

But we’re never satisfied.

To make Android even safer, we share source code for security fixes every month with our partners and users. We also have an established monthly update cycle for Nexus and Pixel devices and partners.

Learn more about our security update process

Latest Update - Android Security Bulletin

We’ve released a new Android Security Bulletin as well as a security update to partners, Pixel and Nexus devices through an over-the-air (OTA) update.

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How the program works