Huawei has started sending the December 2021 security patch to Nova 7 SE 5G and Nova 8 SE users. The latest update for Huawei Nova 7 SE 5G comes with Harmony OS 2 version 220.127.116.11, while the Nova 8 SE is getting upgraded from Harmony OS 2 version 18.104.22.168 to 22.214.171.124.
In addition to the December 2021 security patch, the latest software update also brings changes to Bluetooth, Apps, and System. According to Huawei Central, the update for both the devices optimizes – Bluetooth compatibility, Huawei printing compatibility with some third-party applications, and system stability. Additionally, it optimizes the user experience of smart multi-windows for Huawei Nova 7 SE 5G.
The new software update upgrades Huawei Nova 7 SE 5G and Nova 8 SE to the December 2021 security patch. It fixes 1 CVE in framework, 2 CVEs in Kernel, 3 CVEs in the system, 3 CVEs in applications, and 62 CVEs in the third-party libraries.
Huawei is sending the latest software update in batches. So, it may take a couple of days to reach all the units. Meanwhile, you can manually check for the new updates via the Settings app. For this, navigate to Settings >> System & updates >> Software update >> Check for updates >> Download and install new update, if available. The second method to check new update is through the My Huawei app. Open the app, tap on “Update”, and then tap on “Download and install”.[via 1, 2]