Surface Go and Surface Go LTE receive firmware updates

What you need to know

  • The Surface Go and Surface GO LTE received a firmware update.
  • The update resolves security vulnerabilities.
  • The Surface GO LTE also has a system update available.

Both the Surface Go and Surface GO LTE have firmware updates available. The updates address potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft security advisory 190013 (opens in new tab). The firmware update for both reads:

Surface UEFI – Firmware1.0.19.0 resolves potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft security advisory 190013."

In addition to the firmware update, the Surface Go LTE also has a system update. The text breaking down the update is mostly the same as that of the firmware update.

Generic IO & Memory Access – System devices1.5.5.0 resolves potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft security advisory 190013."

The update is available for all Surface Go and Surface Go LTE devices running the Windows 10 April 2018 Update or greater. There are no other fixes or changes listed for either device. You can stay up to date and look back at previous updates for the Surface Go (opens in new tab), Surface Go LTE (opens in new tab), and all Surface devices on the Surface update history page (opens in new tab).

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