Updated libica packages that fix several bugs and add various enhancements are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
The libica library contains a set of functions and utilities for accessing the IBM eServer Cryptographic Accelerator (ICA) hardware on IBM System z.
The libica packages have been upgraded to upstream version 2.4.2, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version, including improved statistics tracking of cryptographic requests issued by libica, increased security of the cryptography library, and enhanced usability that enables better monitoring and debugging of the cryptography stack on IBM System z. (BZ#1148124
Users of libica are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which fix these bugs and add these enhancements.