How to Install Magento Security Patch 2.3.2-p1

How to Install Magneto Security Patch 2.3.2-p1

When it comes to E-commerce platforms, I can’t stress enough about security.

You cannot believe me, but you just need to trust these statistics:

  • 74% of consumers view security as the most important element of their online experience, according to Experian’s Global Identity and Fraud Report
  • 82% of customers will leave a site that is not secure – Hubspot Research
  • 53% of customers listed a company falling victim to a data breach as a reason for abandoning business dealings with the brand. – CustomerThink

Magento community is well aware of the importance of security and keeps fixing the security issues and release security patches, Magento security-only patch 2.3.2-p1 for Magento Commerce and Open-source 2.3.2 being one of them.

In 2019, Magento delivered security fixes that included reducing our security issue backlog by over 93% and 139 security fixes across all active Magento Commerce and Magento Open-source versions.

What we expect now are an impressive 157 security fixes! However, as it may take time, the Magento security-only patch 2.3.2-p1 is a quick way to deal with security for now!

Method to Install Magento Security Patch 2.3.2-p1:

Security patches use the Composer naming convention 2.3.2-px. Use Composer to specify a patch. For example, to download the Magento Commerce 2.3.2-p1 metapackage:

However, if you want to go for full version upgrade,

Magento has given us some examples to understand and guide on how can we go for this security patch and later the full-fledged latest Magento 2 version:

Example 1 – A full-fledged upgrade:

  • In Q3’19, you upgrade your 2.3.2 instance to 2.3.3.
  • In Q1’20, you can upgrade your 2.3.3 instance to 2.3.4.

Example 2 – Security now, full service later:

  • In Q3’19, you upgrade your 2.3.2 instance to 2.3.2-p1.
  • In Q1’20, you can upgrade your 2.3.2-p1 instance to 2.3.4.

Example 3 – Security now, then the functional change you really need:

  • In Q3’19, you upgrade your 2.3.2 instance to 2.3.2-p1.
  • Between Q3’19 and Q1’20, you upgrade your 2.3.2-p1 instance to 2.3.3 to get access to the quality updates.
  • In Q1’20, you upgrade your 2.3.3. instance to either 2.3.4 or 2.3.3-p1, depending on the complexity of the upgrade you want to take on.

Example 4 – Security-only update to security-only update:

  • In Q3’19, you upgrade your 2.3.2 instance to 2.3.2-p1.
  • In Q1’20, you can upgrade your 2.3.2-p1 instance to 2.3.3-p1.

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Sanjay is a co-founder at Meetanshi. He is a Certified Magento Developer who loves creating Magento E-commerce solutions. When he is not engrossed with anything related to Magento, he loves to play cricket.

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