Huawei has just released the latest January 2022 security patch details for devices running on the EMUI software system. Meanwhile, the Chinese tech maker has also started the beta testing for the next EMUI version, EMUI 12 in the global market.
Talking about system security, it is very essential for any smart device because it brings fixes for the CVEs found in the latest software versions. The security patches defend the device against threats and provide better system security.
This time, Huawei has already delivered December 2021 EMUI security patch for most of its devices including smartphones and tablets. However, the company will soon begin the rollout of this latest security update for its devices via OTA.
In the past few months, we have observed that Huawei has boosted its security update program and started releasing security details ahead of time or on time as well as rollout. It is a really impressive behavior of Huawei towards the care of its devices.
January 2022 EMUI security patch details:
The January 2022 EMUI security patch fixes different levels of exploits and issues including 4 critical, 12 high, and 47 medium levels of CVEs for improved system security. In addition to this, it also resolves 2 high levels of CVE in third-party libraries.
Critical: CVE-2021-0967, CVE-2021-0968
High: CVE-2021-0704, CVE-2021-0952, CVE-2021-0954, CVE-2021-0955, CVE-2021-0963, CVE-2021-0964, CVE-2021-0965, CVE-2021-0966, CVE-2021-0970, CVE-2021-0971, CVE-2021-33909, CVE-2021-38204
Medium: CVE-2021-0726, CVE-2021-0849, CVE-2021-0731, CVE-2021-0738, CVE-2021-0761, CVE-2021-0765, CVE-2021-0768, CVE-2021-0770, CVE-2021-0772, CVE-2021-0789, CVE-2021-0803, CVE-2021-0866, CVE-2021-0716, CVE-2021-0855, CVE-2021-0560, CVE-2021-0805, CVE-2021-0779, CVE-2021-0791, CVE-2021-0795, CVE-2021-0838, CVE-2021-0840, CVE-2021-0844, CVE-2021-0796, CVE-2021-0797, CVE-2021-0798, CVE-2021-0804, CVE-2021-0822, CVE-2021-0824, CVE-2021-0886, CVE-2021-0969, CVE-2021-0976, CVE-2021-0992, CVE-2021-0998, CVE-2021-1007, CVE-2021-1009, CVE-2021-1010, CVE-2021-1011, CVE-2021-1012, CVE-2021-1022, CVE-2021-1024, CVE-2021-1030, CVE-2021-1031, CVE-2020-25668, CVE-2021-39636, CVE-2021-39648, CVE-2021-39656, CVE-2021-23134
Already included in previous updates: CVE-2020-0368, CVE-2021-0434, CVE-2021-0929, CVE-2021-0794, CVE-2021-0837, CVE-2021-0759, CVE-2020-26139, CVE-2020-11288, CVE-2020-11176, CVE-2020-11291, CVE-2020-11304, CVE-2021-1900, CVE-2021-1925, CVE-2021-1937, CVE-2021-30260, CVE-2021-1914, CVE-2021-1916, CVE-2021-1919, CVE-2021-1920, CVE-2021-1886, CVE-2021-1888, CVE-2021-1889, CVE-2021-1890, CVE-2021-1909, CVE-2021-1923, CVE-2021-1933, CVE-2021-1935, CVE-2021-1946, CVE-2021-1952, CVE-2021-1960, CVE-2021-1971, CVE-2021-30295, CVE-2021-1934, CVE-2021-1913, CVE-2021-1917, CVE-2021-1932, CVE-2021-1936, CVE-2021-1949, CVE-2021-1959, CVE-2021-1984, CVE-2021-1985, CVE-2021-30256, CVE-2021-30257, CVE-2021-30258, CVE-2021-30288, CVE-2021-30291, CVE-2021-30292, CVE-2021-30297, CVE-2021-30302, CVE-2021-30310, CVE-2021-1983
High: CVE-2021-20322, CVE-2021-3640
EMUI 12 for Huawei P30 series rolling out New Zealand
Huawei is currently expanding the reach of EMUI 12 for P30 series smartphones in the global market. As of now, the company has sent this update in many markets and now EMUI 12 for Huawei P30 devices is rolling in New Zealand.
According to the user, Huawei P30 consumers in New Zealand can download EMUI 12 update with the build version 126.96.36.199. This update will require you to download a large OTA package size of 4.79 GB. However, we also want to mention that the download and installation procedure may take some time to unpack such a large update package on your Huawei P30 smartphone.
EMUI 12 has various features and if we want to mention some of them, then we come down to a new intuitive interface and multi-device control panel, notification center, better smart device management, smoother animations, and large folders. The EMUI 12 also promises to improve your device’s performance so, it can run smoothly.
Huawei P30 smartphones currently run EMUI 11 software and after this major upgrade, you’ll definitely note the changes from UI to features. Therefore, it’s recommended for you to get this upgrade installed on your Huawei P30 smartphone. To download EMUI 12 on your Huawei P30 or P30 Pro smartphone, first, navigate towards Settings > then tap on System & updates > from here tap on Software updates and then tap on the on-screen steps to move along the software installation procedure.
Make sure you plug in your phone’s charger or keep its battery level to the optimum while keeping sufficient space in the internal storage to download and install the software update package.
Installed EMUI 12 on your Huawei Mate 20 smartphone?
If you talk about the most popular Huawei flagship devices, then it definitely includes the Huawei Mate 20 Pro. The phone comes with various features that allure every consumer on board. However, the Huawei Mate 20 series has its own place that doesn’t collide with any in the class with its new matrix camera system, the phone achieves more than what it looks like.
It’s also the last Huawei Mate series phone to feature Google Mobile Services (GMS) as well as other essential services that make it one of the best-selling Huawei flagships ever. Still, Huawei is keeping this smartphone clean and tidy and installed software updates such as EMUI 12, which brings you the best user experience possible right at your fingertip.
Huawei EMUI 12 have a lot to explore including the new control panel that has a bunch of other services to manage system application as well media on board. On the flip side, you’ll get new space to manage your notifications by swiping down from the top left corner of the screen. Furthermore, the performance boost will be available to give you an enhanced user experience.
Huawei Mate 20 and the entire Mate 20 models are now upgradeable over EMUI 12 via the OTA method. We suggest the corresponding smartphone users download and install this major software upgrade to get the latest features.
If you haven’t installed EMUI 12 on your Huawei Mate 20 smartphone, then, make sure you visit the Settings menu and then tap on the Software update section to proceed with further on-screen instructions.
Installed EMUI 12 on Huawei Mate 20 smartphones?
Now, we’ve already talked so much about the Huawei Mate 20 series, we want to know what’s your status on the EMUI 12 installation for your Huawei Mate 20 series? Let us know via the poll linked below whether you’ve got your share of EMUI 12.
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Huawei P40 Pro gets security improved with May 2022 patch (EMUI 12)
Huawei has started sending May 2022 security patches for various of its devices, and now the company is expanding this patch for the Huawei P40 Pro flagship. The Huawei P40 Pro May 2020 security patch is currently rolling out for the devices with EMUI 12 software update.
Huawei P40 Pro users with EMUI 12 could start installing the May 2022 security patch along with EMUI 12 version 188.8.131.52. This update package comes with a downloadable size of 335 megabytes.
According to the information (via huaweiblog), Huawei P40 Pro users have been one of the first smartphone models to feature the EMUI 12 software upgrades. Following this rollout, Huawei has also sent new monthly upgrades for this smartphone in the global market. On the flip side, the Huawei P0
Huawei P40 Pro comes with a quad-camera system that takes high-quality photographs and there’s a periscope telephoto camera system. This flagship has various positive use cases for consumers.
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Below you can check the Huawei P40 Pro May 2022 update changelog:
List of Changes:
- This update improves system security with security patches.
- Integrates security patches released in May 2022 for improved system security.
How to update:
Huawei P40 Pro consumers can download this software by going into Settings and heading towards the Software update section by scrolling down and selecting the software update section. Don’t forget that you can request the latest Huawei P40 Pro update via the My Huawei app as well.