Driver Details

Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

Vostro 5460 and Inspiron 5488 Intel 7th gen processor Kaby Lake S System BIOS.

This package provides the Dell System BIOS update and is supported on Dell Vostro 5460 and Inspiron 5488 7th-generation Kaby Lake S CPU for Windows Operating Systems.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
- Fixed the system firmware cannot be disabled by setup option.
- Updated UEFI variable input validation.
- Updated the handling of 3rd party Option ROM loading.
- Updated SPI flash command configuration settings.
- Updated Intel ME Firmware to address security advisory INTEL-SA-00086 (CVE-2017-5705 & CVE-2017-5708)
- Updated to the latest CPU microcode to address CVE-2017-5715 and associated Intel Reboot issue.

Enhancements
- Enhanced BIOS recovery function.

Version

Version 2.5.0, 2.5.0

Category

BIOS

Release date

18 Feb 2018

Last Updated

18 Feb 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:Vostro_5460_Inspiron_5488_2.5.0.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 6 MB
Format Description:This file format consists of a BIOS executable file. The Universal (Windows/MS DOS) format can be used to install from any Windows or MS DOS environment.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
366c32e478a8a8385172a621218d36ee
SHA1:
088e8acae6538c88ab2409e184a6ec66bbc0b81c
SHA-256:
5445eb706adbcb3717965e2936916eb43650ad980d73926cfe3b494e5b25ea13

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Applies to
Dell Vostro 24-5460
Dell Vostro 24-5460/INSPRON 5488
Installation instructions
BIOS Update Executable for Windows.

Download
1. Click Download File, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Windows System will auto restart and update BIOS while system startup screen.
3. After BIOS update finished, system will auto reboot to take effect
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Note : Please make sure you suspend BitLocker encryption before updating BIOS on a BitLocker enabled system.
If you don't enable BitLocker on your system you can ignore it.
Important Information
Do NOT power off the system until the process of updating(flashing) BIOS has been done.
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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.