July 28, 2022

Knox Release Highlights - July 2022

Samsung Knox Team


  1. [KM] Samsung Email Release
  2. [Knox VPN] Knox Virtual Private Network deprecation repealed
  3. [KCS] KCS release planned in August*

Product Updates

Knox Product



Release Date

Samsung Email Release


This update covers Android O/P/Q/R, and includes a fix for an issue with Encryption and Signing certificate setup.

July 2022

Knox VPN



Knox VPN will not be deprecated at this time. Valuing the feedback received from our customers and partners, we have decided to continue supporting Knox VPN for Android 13, and are revoking the decision to deprecate it. For details, see the blog post.

July 2022

Knox Cloud Services



The next KCS release is scheduled for the 2nd half of August, with updates planned for Knox Guard, Knox Mobile Enrollment, Knox MSP, Knox E-FOTA, Knox Asset Intelligence, Knox Configure, and Knox Manage.*

August 2022

*Subject to change

Notable Articles


Samsung named a Leader and a Major Player in IDC MarketScape 2022 Vendor Assessments for UEM  

We're pleased to announce that Samsung has been positioned in three 2022 IDC MarketScape reports for UEM, for 2 consecutive years*. Samsung's positionings are as follows:

  • A Major Player, in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Unified Endpoint Management Software 2022 Vendor Assessment (doc #US48325122, May 2022).
  • A Leader, in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Unified Endpoint Management Software for Ruggedized/IoT Device Deployments 2022 Vendor Assessment (doc #US48325322, May 2022).
  • A Leader, in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Unified Endpoint Management Software for Small and Midsize Businesses 2022 Vendor Assessment (doc #US48325522, May 2022).



[Knox Validated Program]

The Knox Validated Program: CHoose your EMM with confidence and fully utilize key Knox features

Knox provides IT admins with powerful device management and configuration capabilities for Samsung Galaxy devices. And let’s be honest, you can’t get this combination anywhere else. You can access the in-depth and granular Knox features with Knox Manage (our own EMM), or – as you may already know – via the EMM of your choice. And this kind of flexibility is part of what makes this such a dynamic offering.

How do we achieve this? By working together. With Samsung and EMM partners joining forces to make the most of integrated Knox features in ways that make sense for specific business use cases. And we wanted to ensure this flexibility and keep enabling the best from your business and absolute confidence in your IT infrastructure too…