The Stagefright vulnerability that leaves your phone defenseless against MMS-induced attacks has been all the hype the past weeks. Every manufacturer out there is working on sending out patches, and if you are a OnePlus user today is your lucky day.
The Chinese startup has just released the OxygenOS update version 1.0.2, which comes with the anticipated patch for the Stagefright vulnerability. No other improvements or bug fixes are mentioned, making it safe to assume this update is all about this specific issue.
You can go ahead and flash the software manually. Simply download the necessary files from OnePlus’ forum post. Not sure how to install updates? OnePlus also made sure to keep you well informed and created a step-by-step guide on how to flash OxygenOS.
With that, we can go back to our normal lives and forget this whole Stagefright issue ever happened. Just make sure you are smart about your smartphone usage! Stay safe and don’t download anything weird. You never know what’s out there.