Android 5.0 Lollipop Bug Causing Corporate Wi-Fi Network Issues



 Android 5.0 Lollipop Bug Causing Corporate

Google’s latest Android model, the Android 5.0 Lollipop, appears to had been hit by way of some other computer virus that’s giving problems to some users in hooking up to a corporate community. The Trojan horse up to now does not appear to be affecting non-Nexus gadgets.

Particularly, a Wi-Fi Trojan horse was once already said earlier this month by way of customers the place Nexus gadgets were failing to connect with Wi-Fi networks. On the other hand, the current problem appears to be affecting these customers trying to hook up to a Wi-Fi connection at workplaces – particularly by the use of Cisco routers.

Android Police factors out, “It appears like Google might have damaged one thing within the Wi-Fi framework in 5.0 because a good sized choice of users are reporting issues with connecting to their company networks after the 5.0 update.”

Android 5.0 Lollipop users are reporting the malicious program on the Android problem Tracker in a post titled “hassle connecting to a couple Wi-Fi networks on Lollipop”. The users claim that the instrument asks for a password to connect with the Wi-Fi community, however after getting into it appropriately best ‘Saved’ is displayed and the tool does not connect to the community.

“Over the course of some dozen posts on the AOSP difficulty tracker, customers have narrowed the issue down to Cisco aps (which are reasonably in style in industry) operating WPA2 with AES encryption,” Android Police provides.

Android 5.0 Lollipop Bug Causing Corporate Wi-Fi Connection Issues

One of the customers writes, “I ascertain the identical problem on Nexus 5 with Lollipop liberate. My dwelling wifi community with Asus router connection is okay. My work wifi connection does no longer join. It stays ‘Saved’.”

A challenge member on the Android problem Tracker has now marked the status of the problem as “Future unlock” confirming that the hunt massive is working on an update for Android 5.0 Lollipop to fix the issue.

Within few weeks of Google releasing the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA update for its older Nexus devices, multiple bugs have been mentioned via customers.

Previous, a bug was stated to be affecting some Android 5.0 Lollipop users who had been going through a problem with the app switcher. Another document claimed that Android 5.0 Lollipop additionally removed the very useful ‘silent mode’ from phones. A flashlight computer virus was additionally pronounced to be affecting some Nexus 5 and Nexus four customers who confronted an issue with the new Flashlight toggle in fast settings.

Prior to this, some Nexus 7 (2013) tablet users mentioned issues in enjoying any video on the instrument after updating to the latest model of Android.