Mid-ranger smartphones Nokia G21 and Nokia X20 5G are receiving October Security update now. Check below for the update sizes, list of markets and the update changelog for Nokia G21 and Nokia X20.
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On the basis of tips received from our readers, we will collate a list of markets for the Nokia G21 and Nokia X20 5G for which October security update is/are now available. So, do let us know if you have received the update in the comments section. You can also try the VPN trick for getting the update and see if it works.
List of markets:
- Nokia G21 in Germany
- Nokia X20 5G in UK
Nokia X20 5G October security update size:
Nokia X20 5G is receiving the October security update (59.45 MB in size). You will either be prompted to download this update, or you can check by going to Settings and searching system updates and then by checking for the update.
Nokia G21 October security update size:
Nokia G21 is receiving the October security update (14.82 MB in size). You will either be prompted to download this update, or you can check by going to Settings and searching system updates and then by checking for the update.
Nokia G21 and Nokia X20 5G update changelog:
Nokia G21 and Nokia X20 5G are receiving the 2022 October Android security update. Here is what the October security update addresses as mentioned by Google on its official Security bulletin page.
The most severe of these issues is a critical security vulnerability in the Framework component that could lead to local escalation of privilege with no additional execution privileges needed. The severity assessment is based on the effect that exploiting the vulnerability would possibly have on an affected device, assuming the platform and service mitigations are turned off for development purposes or if successfully bypassed.
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