The phones Google Pixel have started to receive the update regarding Android security patch referring to the month of May 2020. The update being distributed on various products, including Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL.
According to what Google said, with this update 15 security problems dated 1 May and 24 problems dated 5 May are resolved. The update mainly fixes a critical bug that allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code through a malicious file. In addition, the update also solves another problem that allows a hacker to ignore user interaction requirements for authorizations and access files and content on the phone.
Google has started distributing the May 2020 Android security patch update in "stages", depending on the operator and device. Users should be notified as soon as the update is available: alternatively, you can manually check the update by accessing Settings> System> Advanced> System Update.
Meanwhile, Google has started to launch too a new update of the main search algorithm which is called "May 2020 Core Update", which is the main update of May 2020.
The goal set by BigG with these updates is to try to improve the quality of the results obtained by users when a search query is entered on the site. The Mountain View giant has announced the arrival of the new update via a Twitter post, where it is confirmed that the May 2020 Core Update has been launched for all users. However, to be sure of a complete distribution, wait at least a week or two.
"Several times a year, we make significant and far-reaching changes to our algorithms and search systems. We refer to these as "major updates". They are designed to ensure that, on the whole, our mission to present relevant and authoritative content to researchers is successful, ”Google said in a blog post.