05 June 2019
Samsung has released the June Android security patch to at least one of the devices from its A-series. The company has also detailed the June 2019 security patch to tell you what vulnerabilities have been addressed. The latest security maintenance release brings several bug fixes for the OS.
To be specific, the latest security patch brings fixes for eight critical vulnerabilities in Android OS. There a so many high-risk vulnerabilities as well, in addition to a moderate-risk vulnerability. According to Samsung’s report, a critical security bug could have allowed a remote attacker to use a special file to run arbitrary code on a device. In addition to this, the patch eliminates 11 Samsung Vulnerabilities and Exposures (SVE) items.
Coming to the Galaxy A30, the update has reached to Malaysia and Thailand. The update includes the software version A305FDDU2ASE5. The changelog mentions that the update brings improvements to camera performance and security.
Samsung Galaxy A30 smartphone was first showcased at the MWC event in February 2019. It’s a mid-range device featuring dual rear cameras with 16MP primary sensor and a 5MP secondary camera. It houses a 16MP camera on the front and has 4,000mAH battery along with fast charging. It’s powered by an octa-core processor and comes in two memory & storage configuration variants - 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage. It includes Samsung Pay support and has Bixby virtual assistant as well. The fingerprint scanner is mounted on the back for unlocking the device. Also, note, it has a 6.4-inch Full HD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) Super AMOLED display with Infinity-U display notch.
The update should come to the Galaxy A30 over the air but you can always check for manual updates. So, head over to the Settings and navigate into Software update then select Download and install option. This will install if the update is available.