Samsung is rolling out the April 2022 Android security patch update to the Carrier-locked Galaxy S22 smartphone users in the US markets. It enhances the security and stability of the system as well as fixes various bugs that effect the device’s performance.
- Galaxy S22: S901USQU1AVCJ
- Galaxy S22+: S906USQU1AVCJ
- Galaxy S22 Ultra: S908USQU1AVCJ
To download it, navigate Settings >> Software update >> Download and install.
April 15, 2022: US Unlocked
The Galaxy S22 was the first Samsung device to get the April 2022 Android security patch update. Starting with the home town, the latest update has reached many users in various regions. Meanwhile, Samsung Galaxy S22 April 2022 update is now expanding in the US markets.
Identified via One UI build version S901U1UEU1AVCK, S906U1UEU1AVCK, and S908U1UEU1AVCK for Galaxy S22, S22+, and S22 Ultra, the fresh firmware mainly focuses on system security and stability enhancements.
Additionally, the released Samsung April 2022 security patch details mention fixes for 88 privacy and security-related vulnerabilities and exploits. These include 27 high and 18 moderate levels of CVEs from Google and Samsung.
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) April 15, 2022
Aside from these, there’s nothing that the official changelog for the Samsung Galaxy S22 April 2022 update mentions, you might notice some minor changes and improvements after installing the fresh firmware on your device.
It should be mentioned that this update is released for the unlocked Galaxy S22 model in the United States at the moment. However, the company won’t take much time to release the update for unlocked variants and other regions.
If you haven’t yet received the update notification in the US, you can manually check and download it via the Settings of your phone. From here tap Software update and then Download and install.
Your phone will check for available updates, click Download now, if available. Once downloaded, you can tap Install now or Schedule install according to your preferences. Lastly, Reboot your phone and enjoy the latest changes.
Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S23 grabs December 2023 security update
Samsung has pushed the December 2023 security update for unlocked models of Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23 Plus, and Galaxy S23 Ultra smartphones in the US. The update is already rolled out for locked models in the US.
The company is dispatching the latest software update with system security improvements to keep your files and data safe on your phone. It also optimizes system stability to offer you uninterrupted and seamless functionality on your device.
December 2023 security update for unlocked Samsung Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23 Plus, and Galaxy S23 Ultra models can be identified through One UI build versions S911U1UES2BWKA, S916U1UES2BWKA, and S918U1UES2BWKA respectively. The installation package size of this update is 421.40MB
December 2023 Security Patch Details
The newest security patch fixes over 60 vulnerabilities mainly related to buffer overflow, AR Emoji, KnoxCustom Service, bootloader, SmartManager, Knox Guard, and Contacts. Check the full details here.
Users can check for the update manually by going to Settings > Software update > Download and install.
Verizon Samsung Galaxy A14 5G, Tab A7 Lite receive November 2023 update in the US
Samsung is rolling out a new update with a November 2023 security patch for Galaxy A14 5G and Galaxy Tab A7 Lite devices on the Verizon network carrier in the US. The fresh update brings system security improvements, stability optimization, functional enhancement, and bug fixes to offer a better performance.
November 2023 security update includes patches from Google and Samsung. It update addresses 48 CVEs related to the Android operating system, 15 SVEs related to One UI software, and 2 CVEs related to Samsung.
- Galaxy A14 5G – A146USQS5BWK1
- Galaxy Tab A7 Lite – T227USQS8CWK7
How to Update:
Users can check new software updates manually with a handful of simple steps. Firstly, visit your Galaxy device’s System Settings, once done, scroll down and tap the Software Update tab, followed by the Download and install button.
Samsung One UI December 2023 Updates List
Starting with the Galaxy S23 series, Samsung initiated its December 2023 One UI updates rollout. The company dropped patch details and a new update roadmap for Galaxy devices in the first week. Throughout the month, Samsung will release various new One UI updates.
December 2023 One UI update for Samsung devices contains a total of 75 fixes for known security vulnerabilities. It includes 54 CVEs related to the Android operating system from Google and the rest for the One UI software system from the manufacturer itself.
In particular, Samsung Semiconductor (for Exynos-related issues) offered four security fixes, while the software division fixed 16 security flaws with the December patch. Of the 54 fixes offered by Google, 7 are deemed critical, while 43 fixes are marked as high priority.
On the other hand, 9 are marked as high priority of the 16 fixes from Samsung, while 6 are of moderate priority. One UI fixes include Knox, memory and integer overflow, AR Emoji, bootloader, Smart Clip, and the Contacts app. You can read more about them here.
Samsung One UI December 2023 Updates List
- The Galaxy S23 series begins getting the latest patches in the United States.