After a lot of Galaxies, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 3 users finally got the opportunity to install October 2022 Android security patch update. The update is currently rolling out in some European countries such as Germany and Thailand, respectively.
October 2022 security patch for your Galaxy Z Flip 3 or Fold 3 installs fixes for a bunch of privacy and security-related vulnerabilities and exposures, as per the official support page. These fixes will help in enhancing your phone’s performance.
The support page further notes that these vulnerability fixes include 18 SVE items from Samsung One UI software and 42 CVEs from Google Android OS, which are related to MAC address leaks, device serial numbers, improper access control to call information, input-output memory management, and others.
Furthermore, improving the security of your phone is the common aspect where the latest update works on. It ensures that your files and data are kept safe on your phone. Simultaneously, the update also enhances your phone’s stability in order to deliver a seamless user experience.
Besides these, there is nothing that the official changelog mentions. However, a major One UI 5.0 update that is based on Android 13 is under development for the devices. This will bring a slew of new features and customization options for the customers.
As of now, you can identify the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 October 2022 security update with the One UI build version F711BXXS3CVIG, while the Fold 3’s OTA can be identified by build number – F926BXXS2CVIG. To update your phone manually, visit Settings >> Software update >> Download and install.
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) October 13, 2022
Samsung releases September 2023 update for Galaxy S20 series [US Unlocked]
Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and Galaxy S20 Ultra users are receiving a new update with a September 2023 security patch in the US to improve system security. The update is already rolled out for the Galaxy S20 series in Europe.
According to official details, the September 2023 security patch fixes over 60 flaws found in smartphones and tablets in the previous version. The update improves the device’s system security, stability, and overall performance.
September 2023 update for the Samsung Galaxy S20 series in the US can be identified through One UI build version G98xU1UES7HWI1. The update is rolling out for unlocked Samsung Galaxy S20 devices.
However, this update does not include any new features or changes. The update is rolling out gradually, so reaching all eligible devices may take some time. You can install the latest update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE starts getting September 2023 security update
Samsung has finally started pushing the September 2023 security update for Galaxy S20 FE smartphone users. The Korean tech giant has already rolled out this update to a bunch of eligible Galaxy devices and is currently releasing it for unlocked models of Galaxy S20 FE.
The update primarily focuses on enhancing the system security of the device by including the latest Android security measures. Additionally, the update addresses various bugs and stability optimizations, which brings a better overall user experience.
September 2023 security update for Samsung Galaxy S20 FE comes with One UI build version G781U1UESDGWI2. The new update is available with an installation package size of 265.90MB in the US. The company will expand this update to more countries in the coming days or weeks.
Users can check and install the update by visiting the Settings app on their device, tapping on the Download and install option following the Software Update option.
— Samsung Software Updates (@SamsungSWUpdate) September 26, 2023
Samsung Galaxy A14 5G September 2023 update live in the US
Samsung already started releasing the September 2023 security update for Galaxy A14 5G in Malaysia and the company is now expanding this update for locked models in the US. The update fixes over 60 security flaws found in the Galaxy smartphones and tablets, according to the official details.
It is a regular update, so it does not bring any new features or changes except security maintenance. However, it optimizes system stability to offer you uninterrupted and seamless functionality on your device.
September 2023 security update for Samsung Galaxy A14 smartphone arrives with PDA version A146USQU4BWH4 in the US. To install the latest update, you just need to open Settings, press on the Software Update option, and then click on the Download and install option. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the latest update.