Surface Pro 5 gets new (August 18, 2022) firmware updates

Microsoft is now rolling out the August update to Surface Pro 5 devices to resolves potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft Security Advisory ADV220002.

Surface Pro 5 Firmware Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Pro 5. The new update is available for Surface Pro (5th Gen) devices running Windows 10 May 2020 Update, version 20H1, or later.

The new firmware update will resolves potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft Security Advisory ADV220002. The update is listed as a “August 18 release” on the Surface Pro 5 Update History page.

  1. Changelog for August 18, 2022 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for August 18, 2022 Updates

Below is the complete changelog provided by Microsoft for the new updates. It includes the name and version listed in the Windows Updates and the name listed in Device Manager.

Windows Update Name Device Manager
Surface – Firmware – 238.167.768.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware
Surface – Firmware – 11.8.92.4222 Surface ME – Firmware
Intel – System – 2145.1.42.0 Intel(R) Management Engine Interface – System Devices
Intel – SoftwareComponent – 1.63.1155.2 Intel(R) ICLS Client – Software devices

Getting the Updates via Windows Update

You can get this new Firmware Update via Windows Updates, as we detailed here:
On Windows 11:
  1. Go to Start > Settings (Win + I) Open Settings app on Windows 11
  2. Go to Windows Update and click on the Check for updates button Check for updates on Windows 11
On Windows 10:
  1. Go to Start > Settings > Update & security Windows 10 Settings > Update & Security
  2. From the Windows Update tab, click Check for updates Windows 10 - Check for updates
If your Surface Pro 5 didn't receive the update, it should appear on the Windows Update list by now.

Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Alternatively, you can download the latest cumulative driver and firmware update for Surface Pro 5 from Microsoft Download Center via the following links.

Surface Pro 5 Update History