Google Accidentally Pushed Internal November 2018 Security Update to Pixel User

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Google has accidentally sent out a dogfood build for the November 2018 security patches to a Google Pixel owner. This update was pushed via OTA (over-the-air) and was discovered when the user woke up the next morning.

November 2018 Dogfood Update (Click for full size)

A dogfood build is a prerelease version of a software that developers use internally in a real life environment in order to perform quality assurance before it is released. As you can see from the notice below that was displayed to the user, these are confidential builds that are meant to be used internally by Google employees before they are released to the public.

Security update available CONFIDENTIAL INTERNAL ONLY — This is a confidential

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