ACSD-48587: product widget not working with SKUs containing HTML characters

The ACSD-48587 patch fixes the issue where HTML special characters in the products widget matching rules prevent them from displaying matching products. This patch is available when the Quality Patches Tool (QPT) 1.1.26 is installed. The patch ID is ACSD-48587. Please note that the issue is scheduled to be fixed in Adobe Commerce 2.4.7.

Affected products and versions

The patch is created for Adobe Commerce version:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.4

Compatible with Adobe Commerce versions:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.3.7 - 2.4.6

The patch might become applicable to other versions with new Quality Patches Tool releases. To check if the patch is compatible with your Adobe Commerce version, update the magento/quality-patches package to the latest version and check the compatibility on the QPT landing page. Use the patch ID as a search keyword to locate the patch.


The product widget is not working with SKUs containing “&” symbols.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Create a product containing “&” in the SKU (e.g., s000&01).
  2. Edit the content of a CMS page on the Page Builder.
  3. Add a products widget.
  4. Edit the widget and set Select Products by = SKU.
  5. Enter the SKU that contains “&” in the product SKUs field.
  6. Save the content and the CMS page.
  7. Check the CMS Page content for the Page Builder preview and product storefront.

Expected results:

The product with “&” in the SKU is displayed in the Page Builder preview and on the storefront.

Actual results:

The product with “&” in the SKU is not displayed in the Page Builder preview.

Apply the patch

To apply individual patches, use the following links depending on your deployment method:

To learn more about Quality Patches Tool, refer to:

For info about other patches available in QPT, refer to Patches available in QPT in the Quality Patches Tool guide.

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