Ledger Nano X firmware release notes

Release notes for all Ledger Nano X firmware versions are chronologically listed in this article. Please check our step by step update guide here and solutions to most common problems in this article.

Firmware version 1.2.4-4

Released 4 August 2020

What’s new in firmware version 1.2.4-4?

Firmware version 1.2.4-4 fixes a bug affecting a few users that upgraded to version 1.2.4-2. Please find more information about this update in our blog post.

Fixes

  • Apply the RDP lock directly during the update.
  • Removed the MCU integrity check at each boot added in version 1.2.4-2 to fix a rare bug where the device got stuck at “Follow device repair instructions”.

Firmware version 1.2.4-2

Released 8 July 2020

Firmware version 1.2.4-2 includes security enhancements, user experience improvements, additional cryptographic support, and a few other changes. Please find more information about this update in our blog post.

Security enhancements

  • Fixed a minor RDP lock vulnerability that could be used to make the device connect as a keyboard in the context of a supply chain attack, for example.
  • MCU firmware integrity is now checked by the Secure Element at each boot (similar to Nano S).

Better user experience

  • Smooth update: no need to disconnect and reconnect the USB cable during firmware updates! Bootloader mode is now automatically launched to update the MCU firmware.
  • Significantly reduced the delay when (un)installing multiple apps in the Manager.

Other changes

  • Added cryptographic support for the Stark 256 and BLS12-381 curves.
  • Changes to the regulatory information, accessible through the settings or the boot menu.
  • Fixed functionality to switch between library contexts.
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