Today AT&T has started rolling the latest update with build number G928AUCU4EQK6 for AT&T Galaxy S6 Edge+ SM-G928A. This update comes with another security patch for the month of November 2017. In this November Security Patch, AT&T also fixed the KRACK WiFi Vulnebrities fix and Blueborne Security fix. Along with this update, they have also fixed the regular bugs and improved the system stability and performance.
What’s KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability?
KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability stands for Key Reinstallation Attack which is a fundamental heart to hack the WiFi Protected Access 2 (WPA2). Recently researcher found that, by hacking the WPA2, It can act the vulnerability to decrypt traffic, hijack connections, perform man-in-the-middle attacks, and eavesdrop on communication sent from a WPA2-enabled device. To secure the device, Today Samsung has started rolling this Security bug fix to fix the KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+.
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As already mentioned, the Krack Security Patch for Galaxy S6 Edge+ has started rolling out via OTA (Over the Air) update, you will get this latest update if you haven’t rooted your device. The update is sent in a phase-wise manner. We recommend you to install this Security Patch update which fixes the security malware and bugs. In case if you have received the update, then hit the download button to start updating your phone to latest security patch.
Before proceeding with anything, make sure your device has enough storage space in it and it must have at least 50% battery. We suggest you to choose a Wi-Fi or a 4G connection to download it. Also, don’t forget to take the data backup to avoid any problem in case things go wrong. You can now start downloading to upgrade November/KRACK WiFi Security patch on Galaxy S6 Edge+ As this update is based on Nougat, it wouldn’t take a lot of time to download and install.
In case you haven’t received the same, you can simply check for the update manually to get KRACK Security Patch for AT&T Galaxy S6 Edge+ SM-G928A. Check out the below steps for November/KRACK WiFi Security patch based on Android 7.0 Nougat.
This update is an incremental update with latest November/KRACK WiFi Security Patch Update. So we recommend to update your device safe with November Security update which has patched a whole host of vulnerabilities in Android.
Flash G928AUCU4EQK6 KRACK Security Nougat For Galaxy S6 Edge+ SM-G928A
If you didn’t receive any notification about the new update on AT&T Galaxy S6 Edge+, then you can either check for the update manually or you can follow our simple guide on How to flash Nougat G928AUCU4EQK6 For AT&T Galaxy S6 Edge+
To Check for latest Update, Go to Settings -> About Phone -> Software Updates.
Once you see the update then press download and upgrade the OTA to Android 7.0 Nougat. In case didn’t receive and you still want the update, then don’t worry. You can Update AT&T Galaxy S6 Edge+ to KRACK Security Patch based Nougat manually by following the below steps. So read the steps carefully to upgrade AT&T Galaxy S6 Edge+ to Nougat OTA update.
However, in case if you still have not received the same, then you can follow our guide to installing G928AUCU4EQK6 by flashing the firmware using ODIN software. For this, you are going to help you in this matter. Continue reading this post to know how to update your device.
Remember, Below guide is to update full OTA firmware file on Galaxy S6 Edge+
- Release date: December 13, 2017
- Android version: 7.0
- Security patch level (SPL): November 1, 2017
- Baseband version: G928AUCU4EQK6
- Kernel version: 3.10.61-12579816
- Build number: NRD90M.G928AUCU4EQK6
- Build fingerprint: 7.0/NRD90M/G928AUCU4EQK6
- Previous versions required: G928AUCS4EQH1 or G928AUCS4EQJ1
- File size: 395MB – 435MB