Verizon Pushes August 2022 Security Update For Galaxy S22 And S21 Trio In USA

A few weeks ago, the Galaxy S22 and S21 Series collection received the August update, and now they will get the most recent upgrade Security Patch Level: August 2022 for Verizon. The overhaul is for the carrier-locked models of the Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S21 devices in the USA.

Following are the three models for the Galaxy S22 and S21 Trio and their upgraded Firmware construct no. Verizon:

Galaxy S22 Trio:

  • Galaxy S22 Ultra (SM-S908U) S908USQU2AVG8
  • Galaxy S22+ (SM-S906U) S906USQU2AVG8
  • Galaxy S22 (SM-S901U) S901USQU2AVG8

Galaxy S21 Trio:

  • Galaxy S21 Ultra (SM-G998U) G998USQS5CVGA
  • Galaxy S21+ (SM-G996U) G996USQS5CVGA
  • Galaxy S21 (SM-G991U) G991USQS5CVGA

This program upgrade gives execution advancements and the most recent Android security patches for the device, bearing two standard improvements;

  • Overall stability of functions improved.
  • The security of the device has been improved.
  • The Google patch fixes many vulnerabilities known as CVEs along with Samsung’s Security Maintenance Release (SMR) for the device-specific UI improvements.

Samsung disclosed 1 critical, 24 High, 0 moderate & 2 Already included in previous updates, also 10 Not applicable to Samsung devices, level CVEs.

These are called CVE Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures to identify, define, and catalog publicly disclosed cyber security vulnerabilities. The Android Security Bulletin contains detailed information about security vulnerabilities affecting Android devices. 

The USA-organized carriers such as Verizon, as a rule, give the software program overhaul to the clients, not at all like the unlocked smartphones that gadget manufacturers provide.

The carrier-locked smartphones get the computer program overhaul after 3 step process: Manufacturer testing, Inner Network Testing, and Administrative approval.

This takes a bit, whereas the standard OTA upgrades are released by the gadget manufacturers. For being the precursor and flagbearer of Samsung, the Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S21 array are qualified fora for a year-long time of major android and UI overhauls as per Samsung’s four-year upgrade program.

This upgrade overhaul has been tried to optimize for gadget execution, resolve known issues and apply the most recent security patches. Please check your devices and turn on notifications for updates.

Users can also check for the latest software update by navigating to Settings » Software update and tapping on Download and install or turning auto-updates or notifications on in your device’s settings.