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Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ September 2017 Android Security Patch Updates

Here’s another round of Android Security Updates that has recently release on the Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and the S6 edge plus.  This time, we’re rounding up the September 2017 Security Maintenance Release package that includes patches from Google and Samsung.

Compared to last month released (August 2017 Security updates) delivery was right on time, there is bit delay into this month’s distribution.  While some have already been rolled out as early as we’ve expected. But some specific carriers and model variants of the Galaxy S6 , S6 edge, and S6 edge Plus hasn’t got  any updates yet.

So lets take a closer look of which Galaxy S6 and S6 edge plus that has gotten the September 2017 Android security updates.

Galaxy S6, S6 edge S6 edge+ Updates in United States

Verizon is the first carrier in the US whom delivered the September 2017 Android Security updates on their Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ flagship models.  The update dubbed as Blueborne Security Patch Update of which primarily contains patches to Bluetooth vulnerabilities.

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Verizon Galaxy S6 (SM-G920V)

Update Version: NRD90M.G920VVRS4DQI1
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920VVRS4DQI1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920VVRS4DQI1
  • Includes: Blueborne security patch
  • Release date:  October 10, 2017

Verizon Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925V)

Update Version: NRD90M.G925VVRS4DQI1
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G920VVRS4DQI1
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number:  NRD90M.G920VVRS4DQI1
  • Includes: Blueborne security patch
  • Release date:  October 10, 2017

Verizon Galaxy S6 edge+ (SM-G928V)

Update Version: NRD90M.G928VVRS3CQI2
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 1, 2017
  • Baseband version: G928VVRS3CQI2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928VVRS3CQI2
  • Includes: Blueborne security patch
  • Release date:  October 10, 2017

International Galaxy S6 Updates

Galaxy S6 (SM-G920F)

Update Version: G920FXXU5EQI3
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQAC
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-12239162
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQI3
  • Release date: September 30 2017
  • Changes: September 2017 security patches
  • Countries: France, Poland, Romania, Albania
  • Carriers:  Orange
Update Version: G920FXXU5EQI2
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 2017
  • Baseband version: G920FXXU5EQHC
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10940776
  • Build number: NRD90M.G920FXXU5EQI2
  • Release date: September 30 2017
  • Changes: September 2017 security patches
  • Countries: South Africa
  • Carriers:  none

International Galaxy S6 edge Updates

Galaxy S6 edge (SM-G925F)

Update Version: G925FXXU5EQI2
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 2017
  • Baseband version: G925FXXU5EQHC
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-10940776
  • Build number: NRD90M.G925FXXU5EQI2
  • Release date: September 30 2017
  • Changes: September 2017 security patches
  • Countries: South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya
  • Carriers:  none

International Galaxy S6 edge+ (Plus) Updates

Galaxy S6 edge+ (SM-G928F)

Update Version: G928FXXS3CQI4
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 2017
  • Baseband version: G928FXXU3CQG2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11762721
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928FXXS3CQI4
  • Release date: September 30 2017
  • Changes: September 2017 security patches
  • Countries: The Netherlands, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Greece, Spain, Cyprus, Belgium, Luxembourg, Hungary, Romania, Slovenia, Bulgaria, South Africa
  • Carriers:  Factory unlocked, Vodafone, A1, Swisscom
Update Version: G928FXXU3CQI1
  • Android version: 7.0
  • Android security patch level: September 2017
  • Baseband version: G928FXXU3CQG2
  • Kernel version: 3.10.61-11762721
  • Build number: NRD90M.G928FXXU3CQI1
  • Release date: September 30 2017
  • Changes: September 2017 security patches
  • Countries: Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland
  • Carriers:  Factory unlocked, Telenor Norway,

This is the screenshot of the August 2017 security patches list, according to Samsung’s Android Security Bulletin.

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The September 2017 monthly Security Maintenance Release (SMR) includes various patches on Google Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE), and 12 patches on Samsung Vulnerabilities and Exposures (SVE).

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