Samsung has already started releasing the April 2021 security patch to its several Galaxy smartphones even before starting the month of April. However, the company has recently published the security bulletin of the April 2021 security update, which details the revisions and bug fixes.
According to the official information, Samsung’s April 2021 patch keeps Galaxy phones and tablets secure against 6 critical and 37 high levels of CVEs. There’s no moderate level of threat found in this month’s patch while the company has already fixed 1 CVE with March’s patch and 1 CVE is not applicable for Samsung Galaxy devices.
Back in February 2021, the South Korean tech giant has officially announced that it will provide at least four years of up-to-date security patches for the Galaxy devices launched since 2019. Therefore, the company has also released the list of eligible devices that will get monthly/quarterly/other security updates. You can also check the full report HERE.
List of CVEs fixed in April 2021 security patch:
CVE-2020-11204, CVE-2020-11228, CVE-2020-11218, CVE-2020-11192, CVE-2020-11227, CVE-2021-0430
CVE-2020-11178, CVE-2020-11165, CVE-2020-11195, CVE-2020-11198, CVE-2020-11194, CVE-2020-11220, CVE-2020-11199, CVE-2020-11221, CVE-2020-11308, CVE-2020-11290, CVE-2020-11309, CVE-2020-11186, CVE-2020-11226, CVE-2020-11171, CVE-2020-11222, CVE-2020-11188, CVE-2020-11190, CVE-2020-11189, CVE-2020-11166, CVE-2021-0399, CVE-2021-0400, CVE-2021-0426, CVE-2021-0427, CVE-2021-0432, CVE-2021-0438, CVE-2021-0439, CVE-2021-0442, CVE-2021-0443, CVE-2021-0444, CVE-2021-0338, CVE-2021-0437, CVE-2021-0436, CVE-2021-0471, CVE-2021-0429, CVE-2021-0433, CVE-2021-0431, CVE-2021-0435
Already included in previous updates
Not applicable to Samsung devices
- CVE-2020-11299, CVE-2021-0446
* Please see Android Security Bulletin for detailed information on Google patches HERE.
Along with Google patches, Samsung Mobile provides 21 Samsung Vulnerabilities and Exposures (SVE) items, in order to improve customer’s confidence in the security of Samsung Mobile devices. Samsung security index (SSI), found in “Security software version”, SMR April-2021 Release 1 includes all patches from Samsung and Google. Some of the SVE items may not be included in this package, in case these items were already included in a previous maintenance release.
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE bags September 2023 update in India
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE smartphone users are getting the September 2023 security update in India. This update is already rolled out for Galaxy S21 FE in Europe and the company will soon make it available for all models.
September 2023 security update for Samsung Galaxy S21 FE in India can be identified through One UI build version G990EXXS7EWI3 and an installtion package size of 221.06MB.
The latest update improves system security and stability to provide a better experience. In addition, it fixes over 60 issues encountered in previous versions for seamless and bug-free device performance.
Users can install the update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install. If you have received the update notification, then update it now to enjoy enhanced functions.
Samsung Galaxy A52s starts getting September 2023 security update [1.5GB]
September 2023 security update for Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G smartphone comes with One UI build version A528BXXU5EWH9 and a big size installtion package of around 1.5GB. The changelog of the update does not contain any new feature or change except for security maintenance and stability optimization.
According to official details, the September 2023 security patch fixes over 60 flaws found in smartphones and tablets in the previous version. In addition, it updates several stock apps to the newest version such as Samsung Notes, Members, Wallet, and Calculator.
The update is currently rolling out for Galaxy A52s smartphone in Brazil and the company will soon expand it to more countries. You can install the update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.
— Samsung Software Updates (@SamsungSWUpdate) September 28, 2023
Enhance your gaming experience with Samsung Game Launcher 7.0.05.1 update
The latest update enhances some functions of the app to provide an even better and more enjoyable experience. Users can update the app now and enjoy the benefits of the new version.
The fresh update is compatible with Galaxy devices running Android 9 to Android 13. It has a size of 17.63 MB. Users can download it from the Google Play Store or the Samsung Galaxy Store. You can also get it from the third-party source link mentioned here.
Samsung Game Launcher is a must-have app for gamers who own Samsung devices. It enhances the gaming experience by providing various options and features that deliver different needs and preferences.