Interesting..... android exploit?

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    google has already begun to plug it
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    I just got my incredible 2.... why am I only running 2.2 version? Would think I would have android latest version....

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    Welcome to android lol...where you will never run the latest version! haha but no, this exploit is separate from OS version, and the fix is being sent out as a global patch, so even if you're not running the latest OS version, Google is fixing it.
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    Lol. Do I have the option to download the latest version? You would think they would automatically send this out to every phone
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    you would have to wait till the manufacturer/verizon approve the specific update for your phone...then it'll be released as an OTA update. there really isn't any set timetable for when that happens though
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    The only way you will always be running the latest version of Android is by buying a Nexus S I believe
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    this is true, but the trade-off is you get stuck on a crappy carrier...if the Nexus line ever comes to VZW i will be buying full retail lol
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    It's a server sided patch.