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Nokia X10 5G and Nokia G50 5G receive April 2024 security update

19. 04. 2024 Friday / By: Robert Denes / Software / Exact time: BST / Print this page

HMD Global has made the April security update available to users of the Nokia X10 5G and Nokia G50 5G smartphones, which has already been released in several regions. The security update only includes the April Google Android patch. Scroll down for April security update size, market list and update changelog for Nokia X10 5G and Nokia G50 5G. 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:

  • Nokia X10 for 5G smartphones is currently available in India, European Union countries and worldwide and will be available in other countries later
  • Nokia G50 for 5G smartphones is currently available worldwide and will be available in other countries later
  • Nokia X10 5G April Security Update Size:

    The size of the Nokia X10 5G update is currently 90 MB. You will be prompted to download the update or you can search for system updates in the Settings menu and then search for the update.

    Nokia X10 5G April Update Changelog:

    The Nokia X10 5G will only receive the April 2024 Android security patch with the update. Google intends to publish the April security update on the official Security Bulletin page.

    Nokia G50 5G April Security Update Size:

    Nokia G50 5G update size is currently 18.19 MB. You will be prompted to download the update or you can search for system updates in the Settings menu and then search for the update.

    Nokia G50 5G April Update Changelog:

    The Nokia G50 5G will only receive the April 2024 Android security patch with the update. Google intends to publish the April 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.

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