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Nokia G50 5G and Nokia X20 5G will receive July 2024 security update

07. 07. 2024 Sunday / By: Robert Denes / Software / Exact time: BST / Print this page

HMD Global has now rolled out the July 2024 security update for its latest handsets, the Nokia G50 5G and Nokia X20 5G smartphones, which have already rolled out in multiple regions. The security update only includes the July Google Android patch. Scroll down for the July security update size, market list, and changelog for the Nokia G50 5G and Nokia X20 5G updates. The availability of the software update made by HMD Global always depends on the mobile operator of the given region or country!

List of markets:

  • The update for Nokia G50 5G and Nokia X20 5G is currently available in India and will be available in other countries later
  • Nokia G50 5G July Security Update Size:

    Nokia G50 5G update size is 90.36 MB. You will be prompted to download the update or search for system updates in the Settings menu and then search for the update.

    Nokia G50 5G Update Log:

    The Nokia G50 5G will only receive the July 2024 Android security patch with the update. Google intends to publish the July security update on the official Security Bulletin page.

    Nokia X20 5G July Security Update Size:

    Nokia X20 5G update size currently unknown! You will be prompted to download the update or search for system updates in the Settings menu and then search for the update.

    Nokia X20 5G Update Log:

    The Nokia X20 5G will only receive the July 2024 Android security patch with the update. Google intends to publish the July security update on the official Security Bulletin page.

    How To Update:

    Navigate to Settings > System > System update > Check for updates to check if updates are available - It is recommended that Users use Wi-Fi wherever possible in order to download updates. If you wish to use a Cellular Mobile connection, please note that downloading data over a Cellular Mobile Network (including when in a Roaming environment), may incur additional charges – check with your Network provider should you have any concerns.

    The most serious of these is a high vulnerability in the Media Framework component that could allow a local malicious application to bypass operating system protection, which separates application data from other applications. The severity assessment is based on the potential impact that exploiting the vulnerability could have on the affected device, provided that the platform and downgrading are disabled for development purposes or successfully bypassed.

    What's New - Manage your conversations: Get all your messages in one place - One-time permissions: Give one-time permissions to apps that need a microphone, location camera - Google Play system updates: More security. and privacy patches sent to your phone, directly on Google Play - Google 2021-03 Security Patch Advice Notice - We encourage users to use Wi-Fi wherever possible to download updates. If you want to use a mobile phone connection, please note that downloading data over a mobile network (including roaming) may incur additional costs - contact your network operator if you have any problems.

    The most serious of these problems is a critical vulnerability in the System Component that could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code using a specially crafted transfer in a privileged process. The severity assessment is based on the potential impact that exploiting the vulnerability could have on the affected device, provided that platform and service mitigation is disabled for development purposes or is successfully circumvented.

    Read the full details of the July security update here.

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