Now Available: Security and Performance Updates in The New Magento Commerce Release
MAGENTO COMMERCE AND MAGENTO OPEN SOURCE 2.2.6 ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Supporting your need for secure, high performing sites, Magento 2.2.6 includes enhancements that help close cross-site scripting, cross-site request forgery, and other security issues along with substantially improved catalog indexing performance. With these important updates we strongly recommend that you upgrade to ensure your sites maintain the highest level of security.
Highlights from this release include:
25 security fixes and 10 significant performance improvements
Updates to Vertex, Amazon Pay, dotmailer, and Klarna integrated solutions
Over 150 product quality enhancements including 100 contributed by the community
Magento also released Magento 2.1.15, Magento Commerce 126.96.36.199, and Magento Open Source 188.8.131.52 today to deliver the aforementioned security enhancements. You can review the release notes for more information about all of the enhancements and go to the Security Center for more information about security updates included in these new versions.
Moving forward Magento will occasionally issue hotfixes for single high-priority issues in the time between patch releases to help keep your site well protected. We will always communicate the release of these hotfixes to ensure your ability to apply them as soon as reasonably possible.
MAGENTO COMMERCE CLOUD
This quarter, there have been multiple updates to the Magento Cloud Tools package, also known as ece-tools. These updates provide a better experience in multiple including enabling zero-downtime deployments, an improved Docker setup and configuration process, and improved environment configuration validation.
Review the release notes for more information about all of these Cloud enhancements. We encourage you to update to this latest version of ece-tools as soon as possible. Find update instructions here. If your cloud project version does not use ece-tools you must upgrade your project first.